Talisker

25 Years Old, Special Release 2007

ABV 58.1%
REVIEWED Issue 69
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Specifications
Brand: Talisker
Expression: 25 Years Old, Special Release 2007
Type: Scotland Whisky / Single Malt
Age: 25 years old
ABV: 58.1%
Country/Region: Scotland / Islands (Non Islay)
Bottling type: Standard (Distillery or blended)
Awards
Recommended
Issue 69
Independent Bottlers Challenge
Issue 0
Tasting notes
Taster   Ian Wisniewski
Nose: Chocolate,butterscotch and prunes, gently caressed by toastyness and lemon freshness.
Palate: Chocolate,toffee and creme caramel joined by richer dried and cooked fruit flavours,animated by mellowspice and refreshed by lemon zest.
Finish: Dryness leads with rich fruit cake beyond,culminating in toastyness.
Comment: An impressive sequence of various favourite flavours.
8.4
Taster   Martine Nouet
Nose: Vibrant. Phenolic. A faint whiff of smoke with a tarry note. Damp cellar. Orange marmalade. With water,maltteasers.
Palate: Surprisingly sweet. Alcohol is well mastered. Candied orange, cinnamon. A hint of smoke. Walnut peel.
Finish: Not as long as expected. Warm, soothing down on sweet almond.
Comment: A well balanced dram. With a sweet profile.Has well aged.
8.0
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Talisker Distillery, Carbost, Isle of Skye, Islands (Non Islay), Scotland
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