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Clynelish 23yo 1989/2012

(49.7%, The Perfect Dram, ex-bourbon, 229 Bts., 70cl)
Average Score: 83
Bottle Profile
TypeScotch Single Malts (Disclosed Distilleries)
DistilleryClynelish
BottlerThe Perfect Dram
Brand NameClynelish
Year Distilled1989
Year Bottled2012
Alcohol By Volume49.7%
Other Detailsex-bourbon
Bottles229
Size70cl
Issued2012
Average Score83


Maniac Ratings
Robert Karlsson85
Konstantin Grigoriadis80
Ho-cheng Yao85
Krishna Nukala80
David Wankel84


Retired Maniac Ratings
Keith Wood85


Tasting Notes
Robert KarlssonQuite compact, a bit malty. Perhaps slightly sourly, on vinegar? Calms down with time. A nice whisky, and well put-together, difficult to put in words. Malty sweetness, lively and not bad. Peppermint in the aftertaste and some hints of spent matches too.