2.72/5
RATING

Kilchoman Vintage Release 2006

5 Years Old
2006 Vintage
46% ABV
$74

Kilchoman Vintage Release 2006 was tasted at Meeting No. 10 on March 28, 2013. Out of 5, we rated it 2.72. Kilchoman Vintage Release 2006 ranks 21st overall in Scotch. Costing $74, this spirit is on the pricier side given the our rating of it.

Rating Details

AVERAGE
RATING
2.72/5
FOUNDERS
2.75/5
MEMBERS
2.50/5
AGREEMENT
VALUE
RANK
No. 21 of 22
RANK
No. 89 of 96
RATING BASED ON
9 Reviews

Tasting Notes

First Tasted at Meeting No. 10 in March 2013

Todd H.  •   •  3.5

Some peat; very smooth with a sweetness. a beautiful spring scotch with notes of a premature barbecue.

Derek  •   •  3.0

Incredibly drinkable for a 5 yr. Delicious. Peaty. Smokey. Add water: Slightly smoother profile with increasing sweetness.

Nick  •   •  2.5

Smokey, peaty, definite hint of creosote followed by lightly sweetened flavors. A drop of water balances the peat and sweetness and makes it much more pleasant.

Gavin  •   •  2.0

Shallow body peat. A little sharp. Take some deep breaths before it leaves your mouth and get a puff of resin on the exhale. Drop of water takes it up on the nose. Dayquil numbness.

Elliott  •   •  2.0

Light and sweet with some charcoal finish. A drop of water both opens and mellows this spirit. Smells like honeysuckle or maybe a buttercup flower. Tastes more like butterscotch. Someone said antiseptic and I totally agree - the roof of my mouth is numb. On retaste, I've come to appreciate the charcoal being unlike anything I've very had. I'd up the rating to 3/3.5 for uniqueness, but don't expect everyone to like this. I may make a spot for this oddity in my cabinet.

3 other members rated this 3.0

1 other member rated this 2.5

 

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