Strathisla 12 Year Old

70cl / 40%
  • Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
  • Distillery Bottling
Strathisla 12 Year Old
Web Exclusive Price £32.95 £27.46 ex VAT (£47.07 per litre)
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The quiet malt in the Chivas Brothers stable, a fruity, sherried dram that doesn't get the attention that it deserves. A favourite of blenders and single-malt connoisseurs alike.
Distillery Bottling
12 Year Old


  • Body
  • Richness
  • Smoke
  • Sweetness


  • Pear Pear
  • Apple Apple
  • Biscuits Biscuits
  • Toffee Toffee

Strathisla 12 Year Old Reviews

Tasting Notes

  • Tasting Notes by Stuart P

    Nose: Elegant and fresh, with apple and pear notes to the fore, with delicious ripe-fruit perfume.

    Palate: Fruit salad and fresh fruits, well supported by biscuity malt and a hint of toffee.

    Finish: Very clean and well defined. Perfect aperitif malt.

45 Customer Reviews

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  • 4
    25 November

    First sip it is hard if you forgot that full flavour and rich malt taste.One of my fav for hard day just to enjoy chilling on the sofa for an hour... or maybe more...

  • 5
    13 November

    Probably my new favourite, superb for those with taste for the sweet and mellow.

  • 5
    17 August

    Beautiful, fruity sweet yes but in the best possible way.

  • 4
    20 June

    Smooth and mellow with light fruity notes. A hint of smoke very subtle.

  • 4
    10 June

    This whisky is a pleasant malt definitely fruity with little initial sweetness but a hint of oakiness in its afters. I don't put it at the top of my choices but it is individual enough to be interesting and enjoyable

  • 2
    17 May

    This bottle as a gift. I wish I could re-gift but I already opened it. Way to sweet in my opinion and the flavor is only a couple of steps away from the taste offering from Cutty Sark. Probably good to some but I'll pass. I'll pass it around with my Scotch buddies and get their opinion. Maybe it's just me.

  • 5
    2 May

    A particularly spot on malt...for my taste!

  • 4
    30 April

    Very impressed, highly perfumed, Lovely on the palette.

  • 4
    26 March

    Cannot agree with Peter (23 February) Very smooth, sweet and fruity. First we tried it in our cold Winter and my lady was in the heaven.

  • 4
    12 March

    Very good whiskey, more then I expected.

  • 5
    11 March

    Very smooth

  • 2
    3 March

    It’s unpleasant on the nose and the finish is not dissimilar to acetone. If you are a scotch lover don’t buy this whisky - it’s acidic and unsubtle.

  • 5
    28 February

    Very good and smooth !!

  • 3
    28 February

    Very promising on the nose with a bit smoke and lots of caramel. On the tongue it’s a bit sweet and goes down smooth, too smooth. For scotch beginners a great choice, but no real character.

  • 2
    23 February

    If You are a single malt drinker, don't buy it. You will be very dissapointed. For a biginer in single malt...maybe You will like it. It is more like a blended scotch.

  • 4
    22 February

    Normally I'm not a Scotch drinker and I only tried this on a whim. It was extraordinarily smooth with a hint of sweet in the taste. I enjoyed it so much that I immediately got home and ordered a bottle.

  • 4
    30 January

    Smooth, a must have in your collection and great value for the price.

  • 4
    25 January

    Enjoyed it no smoke which I like, fruity will buy it again, this bottle I had bought, had a couple of large nips tonight Robbie Burns would be proud.

  • 5
    5 January

    nice presentable bottle. Nice color and scent. I taste a sweet caramelised and nutty flavour apart from all the other flavours previously reviewed by other reviewer's a nice 12 year old worth having in your collection.

  • 4
    31 December 2017

    Pleasant, strong toffee nose, hints of pear, and sweet toffee apple mouth taste. Have with a dash of water for maximum enjoyment. It's not particularly exciting, but does whisky need to be exciting to be nice? No. A decent dram.

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