Cardhu 12 Years

This Single Malt is very popular in Spain. Its flavourful and aromatic qualities are making the Cardhu a good tip for Malts from the Speyside region. The Single Malt Whisky has a warmth and purity in its taste, that is often described as silky.

This Single Malt is very popular in Spain. Its flavourful and aromatic qualities are making the Cardhu a good tip for Malts from the Speyside region. The Single Malt Whisky has a warmth and purity in its taste, that is often described as silky.

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Cardhu
Scotland, Speyside
Single Malt Whisky
12 Years
40%
0.7 l
Original bottling
Bourbon
Chill filtration - With Artifical colouring - With
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Average tasting notes Tasting Notes
Calculated from 17 Tasting Notes
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Nosing
Sweet:
Fruit:
Honey:
Herbs:
Heather:
Oak:
Malt:
Nuts:
Pear:
Peat Smoke:
Spices:
Floral:
Vanilla:
Sherry:
Zitrus:
Caramel:
Apple:
Almonds:
Berries:
Herb:
Barley:
Raisin:
Wheat:
Blackberry:
Chili:
Leather:
Lemon:
Peach:
Alcohol:
Cake:
Cherry:
Chocolate:
Coconut:
Dark Chocolate:
Ginger:
Grape:
Grapefruit:
Green Apple:
Hay:
Medicinal Smoke:
Melon:
Oil:
Pineapple:
Plum:
Tobacco:
Walnut:
Tasting
Sweet:
Nuts:
Oil:
Fruit:
Honey:
Spices:
Oak:
Malt:
Sherry:
Herbs:
Heather:
Peat Smoke:
Vanilla:
Herb:
Pear:
Caramel:
Zitrus:
Almonds:
Alcohol:
Apple:
Berries:
Cake:
Chocolate:
Coffee:
Dark Chocolate:
Hazelnut:
Lemon:
Mint:
Peach:
Banana:
Cherry:
Chili:
Cinnamon:
Date:
Dried Fruit:
Fig:
Ginger:
Grape:
Lime:
Orange:
Pepper:
Pineapple:
Raisin:
Tobacco:
Wheat:
Finish
Sweet:
Oak:
Spices:
Malt:
Nuts:
Chocolate:
Honey:
Sherry:
Herb:
Oil:
Peat Smoke:
Fruit:
Cinnamon:
Herbs:
Zitrus:
Coffee:
Dark Chocolate:
Orange:
Vanilla:
Heather:
Pepper:
Raisin:
Alcohol:
Almonds:
Anise:
Barley:
Berries:
Caramel:
Chili:
Dried Fruit:
Floral:
Mint:
Nutmeg:
Wheat:

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Absolder
22. Jan 2018

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alexgol296
24. Sep 2016
05. Feb 2016
Nosing: Chocolate, cherry pit, caramel, dry, earthiness, red liquorish, mild coconut

Taste: Caramel, spices, dryness, lemon peel

Finish: short, nice and dry, spicy, mouthwatering

Comment: I found this similar to some tastings of Glenfiddich I had some years ago. Not the stuff on the market now.
Brad69
04. Mar 2016
Brad69
07. Mar 2016
Nosing: Peat Smoke Honey Spices Oak

Taste: Fruit Oak Fig Vanilla

Finish: Barley Oak Raisin Cinnamon

Comment: first time I tasted a Cardhu and was shocked by how good it was. I read that it is one of the leading malt whiskies in Johnnie Walker which could be the reason why I love Johnnie Walker so much.
Brad69
01. Apr 2016
Nosing: Malt Berries Honey Peat Smoke Floral

Taste: Lemon Pear Tobacco Mint

Finish: Anise Alcohol Dried Fruit Raisin

Comment:
SirErol
02. Jul 2016
Nosing: Fruit Caramel Honey Herbs Nuts

Taste: Oak Coffee Pepper Chili Oil

Finish: Oak Pepper Oil Coffee fairly long and satifying

Comment:
mwrock
13. Jul 2016
John_G
05. Aug 2019
23. Nov 2017
GreatDram
10. Sep 2015