Review #1207 – Aultmore 9yr Chapter 7

Review #1207 | Scotch Review #412 – Aultmore 9yr Chapter 7

The Schtick: This is an independent bottling of spirit distilled at Aultmore and bottled by Chapter 7. It is bottled after finishing in a first fill oloroso cask, using no filtering, dilution or coloring.


Distiller: Aultmore

Bottler: Aultmore

Selection: N/A

ABV: 62.2% ABV

Age: 9 Years


Nose: Honey, amaretto, red vines, fresh baked bread. Light brine. Super sweet toffee and vanilla bean. Amaretto note is really prominent.

Taste: Thick rich mouthfeel. Very prominent heat. Sweet vanilla, light baked bread. Almonds and walnuts. Sweet red fruits like raspberry and blackberry. Light pipe tobacco. Lightly lactic.

Finish: Long but hot. searing heat. Mild sulfur, light pepper. Again – lots of vanilla bean, fresh baked rolls and toffee and amaretto.

Overall: Unfortunately too hot for its own good – shrouding many better flavors.

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Rank: 6


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Decoded:

1 | Disgusting | So bad I poured it out.

2 | Poor | I wouldn’t consume by choice.

3 | Bad | Multiple flaws.

4 | Sub-par | Not bad, but many things I’d rather have.

5 | Good | Good, just fine.

6 | Very Good | A cut above.

7 | Great | Well above average

8 | Excellent | Really quite exceptional.

9 | Incredible | An all time favorite

10 | Perfect | Perfect


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