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 - WithArtifical colouring - With
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Average tasting notes Tasting Notes
Calculated from 16 Tasting Notes
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Nosing
Sweet:
Fruit:
Honey:
Herbs:
Heather:
Malt:
Oak:
Pear:
Peat Smoke:
Spices:
Nuts:
Floral:
Apple:
Caramel:
Sherry:
Vanilla:
Zitrus:
Berries:
Barley:
Raisin:
Wheat:
Almonds:
Leather:
Lemon:
Peach:
Herb:
Alcohol:
Blackberry:
Cherry:
Chili:
Chocolate:
Coconut:
Grape:
Green Apple:
Hay:
Medicinal Smoke:
Melon:
Oil:
Pineapple:
Plum:
Tasting
Nuts:
Oil:
Sweet:
Fruit:
Honey:
Malt:
Spices:
Oak:
Peat Smoke:
Sherry:
Vanilla:
Herbs:
Heather:
Herb:
Pear:
Alcohol:
Almonds:
Apple:
Caramel:
Chocolate:
Coffee:
Dark Chocolate:
Lemon:
Mint:
Peach:
Zitrus:
Banana:
Berries:
Cherry:
Chili:
Date:
Dried Fruit:
Fig:
Ginger:
Grape:
Hazelnut:
Lime:
Pepper:
Raisin:
Tobacco:
Wheat:
Finish
Sweet:
Oak:
Malt:
Nuts:
Spices:
Honey:
Chocolate:
Oil:
Herb:
Peat Smoke:
Coffee:
Sherry:
Herbs:
Dark Chocolate:
Fruit:
Raisin:
Vanilla:
Alcohol:
Anise:
Barley:
Cinnamon:
Dried Fruit:
Floral:
Heather:
Mint:
Pepper:
Wheat:

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Tasting Notes 16

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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 SmokeHoneySpicesOak

Taste: FruitOakFigVanilla

Finish: BarleyOakRaisinCinnamon

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: MaltBerriesHoneyPeat SmokeFloral

Taste: LemonPearTobaccoMint

Finish: AniseAlcoholDried FruitRaisin

Comment:
SirErol
02. Jul 2016
Nosing: FruitCaramelHoneyHerbsNuts

Taste: OakCoffeePepperChiliOil

Finish: OakPepperOilCoffee fairly long and satifying

Comment:
mwrock
13. Jul 2016
John_G
05. Aug 2019
23. Nov 2017
GreatDram
10. Sep 2015
08. Sep 2020
Nosing: Green AppleMedicinal SmokeMedicinal SmokeGreen Apple

Taste: OilOilSpicesOakGinger

Finish: medium

Comment: My very first review. Just realise that i don't enjoy this whisky as i thought i did before