Balvenie 12 Years Double Wood

The 1l version of the Balvenie Double Wood - a vatting of sherry and bourbon casks. Balvenie have created a well balanced mix of sweet fruit and some oak.

The 1l version of the Balvenie Double Wood - a vatting of sherry and bourbon casks. Balvenie have created a well balanced mix of sweet fruit and some oak.

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Balvenie
Scotland, Speyside
Single Malt Whisky
12 Years
43%
1 l
Original bottling
Bourbon
Sherry
Chill filtration - With Artifical colouring - With
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Average tasting notes Tasting Notes
Calculated from 3 Tasting Notes
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Nosing
Sherry:
Fruit:
Sweet:
Vanilla:
Honey:
Orange:
Zitrus:
Almonds:
Apple:
Chocolate:
Floral:
Nuts:
Oak:
Herbs:
Tasting
Nuts:
Sweet:
Spices:
Cinnamon:
Sherry:
Oil:
Fruit:
Malt:
Oak:
Vanilla:
Almonds:
Caramel:
Heather:
Honey:
Herbs:
Finish
Malt:
Nuts:
Spices:
Sweet:
Oil:
Vanilla:
Chili:
Fruit:
Ginger:
Honey:
Oak:
Pepper:
Sherry:

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Nosing:
Sweet fruit and Oloroso sherry notes, layered with honey and vanilla
Taste:
Smooth and mellow with beautifully combined flavours ~ nutty sweetness, cinnamon spiciness and a delicately proportioned layer of sherry
Finish:
Long and Warming
DRV12
17. Jan 2016
DRV12
05. Feb 2016
Nosing: Fruit, Sherry, Nuts mostlyAlmonds , Oak , Floral , Vanilla , apple sugar candy

Taste: Vanilla marsh-mallow, Oak , Nuts - cashew, Caramel - toffee , Sherry Malt , Oil . Very sweet

Finish: Long and intense, Oak , Spices : Pepper Ginger , Vanilla

Comment:
31. Dec 2015
Nosing: Clean, pleasing, with a hint of fruit

Taste: Light, not peaty, refreshing

Finish: Bit of a sting going down

Comment:
A bit sharp at the end, but then instantly warming.
31. Dec 2015
BirdArvid
24. Aug 2018
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23. Oct 2010
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24. Dec 2010