Dalmore 12 Year Old

70cl / 40%
  • Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
  • Distillery Bottling
Dalmore 12 Year Old
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Dalmore 12 is aged for the first nine years in American white oak ex-bourbon casks, before half is transferred to ex-oloroso sherry casks for the final three years. The result is a whisky with a combination of sweetness and rich, sherried flavours.

Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Age
12 Year Old
Country
Scotland
Region
Highland

Style

  • Body
  • Richness
  • Smoke
  • Sweetness

Character

  • Raisins Raisins
  • Christmas Cake Christmas Cake
  • Nutmeg Nutmeg
  • Vanilla Vanilla
  • Dark Chocolate Dark Chocolate

Dalmore 12 Year Old Reviews

Tasting Notes

  • Producer's Tasting Notes

    Aroma: Orange, dark plums, chocolate, marzipan.

    Taste: Citrus, Christmas cake, coffee, cinnamon.

    Finish: Orange, vanilla, plums, cinnamon.

38 Customer Reviews

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  • 3
    3 days ago

    Promises more than it delivers. Sweet and spicy at first yet wet ashtrays and stagnant water are prominent. Better off going for a glenfiddich 12.

  • 5
    6 days ago

    Rich and unbelievably delicious. A little thin on the mouth feel, but other than that, this is downright amazing. Notes of milk chocolate, orange and marzipan. "Seductive" comes to mind with this one. Essential.

  • 4
    2 April

    The aromas were so intense upon opening the bottle. The room smelled like I just brewed a cup of coffee. There was also dark chocolate, raisins and roasted nuts. The aromas carried on to the palate and I tasted coffee, dark chocolate and nuts. The mouthfeel was buttery/oily and this scotch is slightly sweet. However, the aroma and flavor started going downhill after the bottle was opened for a month and only about 2/3 level. This precipitous drop in aroma and taste was very disappointing. The seal was tight and the bottle was stored in a cool room. I loved the beginning but the end was way too soon. Next time I''ll just have to drink it down a little faster!

  • 5
    28 January

    Very well balanced, long lasting sweetnes and rich flavours and i also senced a hint of smoke. The finish is long and mellow. I enjoyed it very much.

  • 3
    11 January

    The nose is sweet and the taste is good, but I''m not fond of the aftertaste. Just a little bitter.

  • 5
    4 November 2014

    Probably as smooth a scotch as I have ever tasted

  • 29 March 2014

    Had this after tasting many of Scotchs but was impressed. Prefer Dalmore 15y much more, which is more complex and tasty. Get 15y instead.

  • 15 March 2014

    This is a lovely whiskey! smooth, easy drinking and not overwhelming. great for any one new to whiskey. Its does not have a long lasting taste, I feel it would be a lot better if it were bit stronger abv %. That aside you cannot go wrong with this Whiskey.

  • 14 January 2014

    Bought this for my father in law for xmas gorgeousness

  • 18 October 2013

    Do not like anything except my gin however I had this as my introductory to scotch and I am addicted. I don't like many whiskeys and was very skeptical however its damn good.

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