Balvenie 12 Years Double Wood

This Balvenie was matured in old sherry and bourbon casks. It makes this scotch interesting but also mild. The orange flavour and a deep sweetness make it a true gem among malt whiskies.

This Balvenie was matured in old sherry and bourbon casks. It makes this scotch interesting but also mild. The orange flavour and a deep sweetness make it a true gem among malt whiskies.

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Balvenie
Scotland, Speyside
Single Malt Whisky
12 Years
40%
0.7 l
Original bottling
Bourbon
Sherry
Chill filtration - With Artifical colouring - With
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Average tasting notes Tasting Notes
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Nosing
Sweet:
Sherry:
Fruit:
Vanilla:
Zitrus:
Orange:
Honey:
Oak:
Spices:
Nuts:
Caramel:
Cinnamon:
Peat Smoke:
Apple:
Malt:
Alcohol:
Lemon:
Herbs:
Dried Fruit:
Pear:
Peach:
Almonds:
Cherry:
Chocolate:
Raisin:
Walnut:
Banana:
Barley:
Berries:
Blackberry:
Heather:
Lime:
Mint:
Pineapple:
Herb:
Floral:
Grape:
Grapefruit:
Grass:
Green Apple:
Hay:
Leather:
Melon:
Oil:
Pepper:
Strawberry:
Tobacco:
Tropical Fruit:
Tasting
Sweet:
Sherry:
Nuts:
Fruit:
Oak:
Spices:
Honey:
Vanilla:
Zitrus:
Orange:
Oil:
Malt:
Cinnamon:
Caramel:
Chocolate:
Peat Smoke:
Herb:
Alcohol:
Dark Chocolate:
Chili:
Pear:
Raisin:
Herbs:
Almonds:
Berries:
Heather:
Dried Fruit:
Grapefruit:
Pepper:
Apple:
Date:
Peach:
Banana:
Cake:
Coffee:
Fig:
Lime:
Nutmeg:
Plum:
Rye:
Tobacco:
Wheat:
Finish
Oak:
Sweet:
Spices:
Nuts:
Sherry:
Fruit:
Malt:
Vanilla:
Oil:
Herb:
Peat Smoke:
Honey:
Alcohol:
Dark Chocolate:
Zitrus:
Orange:
Cinnamon:
Chocolate:
Caramel:
Almonds:
Hazelnut:
Pepper:
Chili:
Apple:
Cake:
Coffee:
Pear:
Raisin:
Tobacco:
Berries:
Bonfire Smoke:
Cherry:
Clove:
Date:
Dried Fruit:
Fig:
Grape:
Grapefruit:
Green Apple:
Heather:
Lemon:
Nutmeg:
Walnut:
Herbs:

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Tasting Notes 38

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27. May 2016
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JakeK
27. May 2016
30. Oct 2016
Nosing: Honey Vanilla Vanilla Sherry Sherry Sweet Sweet

Taste: Sweet Sweet Oak Oak Honey Spices Fruit Sweet Vanilla

Finish: Sweet Sweet Sherry Oak Fruit Pepper Bonfire Smoke Oak Hazelnut

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sponce
29. Dec 2014
Nosing: orange and honey

Taste: sweet

Finish: very good

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