Ballantine's 17 Years Old, 43% abv

Ballantine's 17 Years Old, 43% abv

Ballantine's 17 Years Old

Score 85


Average Score 82

Highest Score 85

Lowest Score 80

# of Times Scored 4

This Blended Whisky is distilled by Ballantines in Scotland.

Tasting notes:

Fruit, apples, light dry almonds and dusty lemons on the nose. Round zesty mouthfeel. Rich, citrus, orange, vanilla, toffee and mild spice on the palate. Luxurious, thick citrus on a medium finish.



  • Ballantine's 17 Years Old, 43% abv

    Oak, honey, dry almonds then bitter citrus peels on the nose. Tangy citrus, honey, hint of smoke, bitter oranges on the palate. Medium intense honey and citrus finish.

    81

    Ballantine's 17 Years Old, 43% abv

    Orange marmalade, smooth, oak and a whiff of smoke on the nose. Floral and fruit flavours on the palate. Smooth finish. Well balanced.

    80

    Ballantine's 17 Years Old, 43% abv

    Light sugars with caramel, red berries and sweet chestnuts on nose. Soft full mouthfeel with a medium full bodied finish.

    82

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