Balvenie 15 Years - 1996 Single Barrel

A Balvenie matured in Bourbon cask. It is very dry and strong. Its taste is fine, full and intense. The finish is long an unique. The missing sherry cask maturation results in a very different character to the usual Balvenie whiskies.

A Balvenie matured in Bourbon cask. It is very dry and strong. Its taste is fine, full and intense. The finish is long an unique. The missing sherry cask maturation results in a very different character to the usual Balvenie whiskies.

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Balvenie
Scotland, Speyside
Single Malt Whisky
15 Years
01. Mar 1996
10. Oct 2011
47.8%
0.7 l
Original bottling
Bourbon
5595
350 Bottles
Chill filtration - WithArtifical colouring - With
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Average tasting notes Tasting Notes
Calculated from 3 Tasting Notes
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Nosing
Sweet:
Vanilla:
Oak:
Honey:
Banana:
Fruit:
Malt:
Tasting
Sweet:
Spices:
Vanilla:
Oak:
Fruit:
Malt:
Nuts:
Cake:
Cherry:
Honey:
Dark Chocolate:
Dried Fruit:
Oil:
Pepper:
Plum:
Sherry:
Herb:
Finish
Sweet:
Malt:
Nuts:
Oil:
Oak:
Sherry:
Spices:
Vanilla:

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Tasting Notes 3

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09. Jun 2016
Nosing:

Taste: CherryCakeVanillaMaltNutsFruit

Finish:

Comment: yummy
24. Dec 2016
Nosing:

Taste: MaltDried FruitSherryCakePlumVanilla

Finish:

Comment: magnificent dram, long smooth finish of sherry, vanilla & malt
30. Nov 2017
Nosing: syrup VanillaVanillaVanillaBanana

Taste: SweetSpicesCherryVanillaDark Chocolate

Finish: long and smooth

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26. Mar 2011