The KOTQ has enjoyed 6 tastings from the Edradour distillery

edradour

Distillery Region Open Blends
Edradour Midlands 1837 – Today Unknown
       
Status Ownership Water Source Production
Active Signatory A Spring on Ben Vrackie 90,000 liters/year
       
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EDRADOUR yo 00Q4 – EDRADOUR 10 yo [Distillery bottling at Standard Strength]

Name
Color
Nose
Body
Palate
Finish
Comments
Meeting
Bop
Amber
Lemon vanilla
Non-descript, dry
Functional – a little fade
(During blind tasting) Reminds me of Cragganmore 12. Great sipping.
00Q4-Bop
December 2nd, 2000
Centennial
Brown
Lemon
Dry
Up, Up, Up
00Q4-Bop
December 2nd, 2000
Cyclone
Cinnamon
Sweet
Marble
Iodine spicy
Velvet
(During blind tasting) Very fun to drink. Easy on the palate yet melts away.
00Q4-Bop
December 2nd, 2000
Irving
Light oak
Light cinnamon
Medium
Hot, nasaly, dry
Fades nicely, then disappears
(During blind tasting) First hot, then gradually gets nutty. Dry no fruit.
00Q4-Bop
December 2nd, 2000
Lakeview
Almond
Citrus, sherry, vanilla
Supple
Warm, delicious, smooth as Warfield on ‘St. James’
00Q4-Bop
December 2nd, 2000
Tao
Darker amber
Light; little peat
Medium
Smooth, walnut, oak
Dry-drops off
(During blind tasting) Probably Speyside -maybe- very good, would buy.
00Q4-Bop
December 2nd, 2000
Ville
Golden nectar
Walnut
Light, firm
Dry, warm, pleasant mellow
(During blind tasting) Glenmorangie – like! Excellent – certainly would purchase for my own stock!
00Q4-Bop
December 2nd, 2000

EDRADOUR yo 07Q1 – EDRADOUR 10 yo [Distillery bottling at Standard Strength]

EDRADOUR yo 09Q3 – EDRADOUR 10 yo [Signatory bottling at Standard Strength]

Name
Color
Nose
Body
Palate
Finish
Comments
Meeting
Bop
Complex – oily a la Springbank 21’s Chuck Taylors
Hot Finish 46% alcohol
Bold for an Edradour
09Q3-Hoopie
October 3rd, 2009
Hoopie
Smokey
Almost a bourbon
Complex and oily
Slightly hot in the finish
Finally some color, could probably please the bourbon drinkers
09Q3-Hoopie
October 3rd, 2009
Lakeview
Tart and orange
Tasty
Lingers too long
09Q3-Hoopie
October 3rd, 2009
Lakeview
Tart and Orage
Tasty
Lingers too long
09Q3-Hoopie
October 3rd, 2009

EDRADOUR yo 12Q4 – EDRADOUR 10 yo [Distillery bottling at Standard Strength]

Name
Color
Nose
Body
Palate
Finish
Comments
Meeting
Lakeview
Maroon
Sherry
Light
Pepper to sweet
First pull was off but then got better!
Great value prop
12Q4-Bluff
December 1st, 2012

EDRADOUR yo 14Q4 – EDRADOUR 12 yo [Distillery bottling at Standard Strength]

EDRADOUR Fairy Flag 17Q1 – EDRADOUR 15 Fairy Flag [Distillery bottling at Standard Strength]

Name
Color
Nose
Body
Palate
Finish
Comments
Meeting
Bop
Oily sweet
Heavy raisin
Hard to understand. Great story though.
17Q1-Bass
April 29th, 2017
Lakeview
Caramel
Toffee
Albacore
Chocolate syrup meets pepper
Long, warm
17Q1-Bass
April 29th, 2017