Incredibly reasonable cost for an outrageously glorious whiskey. Review and tasting notes for the Tamdhu Batch Strength Batch 001 Single Malt Whisky. Aged entirely in sherry casks (predominantly first-fill) for an unstated amount of time, it is bottled at cask strength. Also it's aged purely in sherry, not just finished in it as a reviewer previously implied. Dalbeallie III. A'bunadh fans should be stocking up now. I am a big fan of sherry finished Whiskies and this one has Christmas cake, rum raisin, orange, fruit and honey written all over it. It's beautifully crafted bottle stands out and would look great on any whisky shelf. Introducing the fourth edition of our multi award-winning Batch Strength Series. Dalbeallie III. Award winning. But, the honeyed character - like the Great Ring - "binds them together"An excellent dram that I am enjoying with an "Aroma De La Cuba" Corona cigar from Nicaragua. Non-chill filtered and no added color. If you’ve had a dram of Batch Strength 001, 002 or 003 then you’ll have an inkling of what’s in store for you. Compare this Product. Until and unless Tamdhu ever explains what they meant that term to mean, this review and its speculative paragraph 2 ought to be the top Google search result for folks wondering about it. The reviewed bottle has been open for 6 weeks at the time of the review notes and was 95% full, Two searches both revealed to me in Tamdhu's own postings that "Batch Strength" means no more nor less than "bottling strength". Tamdhu Batch Strength No. Finish: Pain au chocolat, redcurrants and lemon biscuits. Compare. The term is equally as meaningless as "small batch" (Bowmore, anyone?). Matured exclusively in hand-selected sherry oak casks, Batch Strength 002 at 58.5% ABV continues to capture the complex richness and intensity of sherry cask-matured whisky. That information will be held by us in accordance with our Privacy Policy Colour: Slightly darker amber. I do hope that this addition to the already substantial canon of confusing and misleading Scottish Whisky verbiage does not develop a following. These casks are both first-fill and re-fill, and of differing size - hogshead, puncheon and butt - with some made from American oak and others from European oak. 004 Single Malt Scotch Whisky (Speyside, Scotland) $ 94.53 $ 126.03 / 1000ml. This second batch is bottled at 58.5% abv. I love it's invasion of my senses so much that I simply cannot to add any water. Then again, I’m not really that into Sherry bombs. Tamdhu Batch Strength No 4 - Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky Review #203 | 1.75 out of 4 average rating!Want to help support our channel? VAT) £ 43.75 (excl. View and buy. I am undone and overwhelmed. Nose: Fruit and nut notes, sultanas, orange peel, apricot jam and sweet cereal. Palate: Juicy fruit loaf, cinnamon, clove, orange peel, toasted tea cakes, cocoa and cherries. 700ml . In other words there is no reason whatsoever to print those words on the bottle labels. NAS whisky that was aged in sherry casks, primarily first fill, and bottled at 58.5% ABV. The sherry flavours are delicious in an aggressive rather than lush sort of way. Another rich batch of Tamdhu single malt matured in a small number of hand-selected exclusively ex-Sherry casks. This second batch is bottled at 58.5% abv. As for A'Bunadh, the current price in Canada ($95-$99 cad) outside of Alberta ($120) is a ticking time bomb and like the UK will see a big increase very soon. Unsubscribe at any time. Review: Tamdhu Batch Strength #2 Single Malt Whisky Christopher Null April 30, 2017 Tamdhu’s limited edition “batch strength” single malt whisky, an overproof bottling released in 2015, is back for a second round. I still regret passing on one of these at a Binny's clearance price of ... what was it? Buy Now. Browse rare and valuable whiskies and bid today. Tamdhu Batch Strength (Batch 4) (70cl, 57.8%) Pop your email address in below and we’ll let you know next time this product becomes available. Indeed...I smelled the cherries upon opening the bottle and releasing some into a traditional whisky tasting glass. Single Cask Distillery Managers Edition. You should know that we will store your details securely just in case we need to get in touch with you about your post in the future. Tamdhu 15 Year Old. But- to me- in a glass with enough local water to bring this cask strength down to about 52% - I get burnt orange marmalade of the most pleasant variety reminiscent of the glaze that comes off a well baked leg of ham that was festooned accordingly - with dried fruits into the mix; not forgetting the oak and sherry characteristics harmonising the chorus That "white pepper" is there right at the end - and, I am glad that is where it is. Tamdhu Batch Strength, Batch 2, 58.5%abv, NCF, NCA. Tamdhu Batch Strength 005. Water added much improves the finish. The nose offers rich cereal, caramel, and notes of grilled fruits. Their website blurb would lead us to believe it’s a Cask Strength offering, but it seems purposely fuzzy. ... $35 maybe, a couple years ago. Add to Wishlist. (although, in the case where you only give us your name and contact details in connection with a review, we will never use that information for any promotional or marketing purposes). View and buy. Score: 21.5/25, Quality: very good wine flavours; good grain flavours; invisible wood flavours. Standard delivery next day No minimum order. Fantastic sherry Whisky! Tamdhu - Batch Strength (Batch #2) features in the online whisky auctions from Whisky Hammer. Please click here for more details. Availability: Out of stock. Truly - a chorus of pleasure. This is a beautiful delivery. Here in NZ the Tamdhu BS is $95 and A'bunadh is $115. I am always scouting to find it on clearance here as it is overpriced at the LCBO. A large proportion of the oak – both European and American – is … Award-winning, sherry-matured single malt from Tamdhu, this is the fifth edition in the Speyside distillery's Batch Strength Series. Tamdhu 28 Year Old - Batch 1 (That Boutique-y Whisky Company), Tamdhu 11 Year Old 2007 (cask 6833) - Lady of the Glen (Hannah Whisky Merchants), Tamdhu 28 Year Old 1989 (cask 4126) - Mackillop's Choice, Tamdhu 28 Year Old (That Boutique-y Whisky Company), Tamdhu 20 Year Old 1999 (cask 13785) - Old Particular (Douglas Laing), Tamdhu 10 Year Old - Premier Barrel (Douglas Laing). Whisky Hammer are expert whisky auctioneers, specialising in rare whiskies. Score: 21/25, Harmony: very good harmony in the nose; excellent harmony on the palate; adequate harmony on the finish. Tamdhu Batch Strength 003 - 58.3% - 0.7l . Rich natural colour and exclusively sherry cask matured intensity. 2. Batch 003 boasts a complex richness and deep intensity, and has been matured exclusively in hand-selected sherry oak casks. Color: Ruby Red Copper. Tamdhu Batch Strength No.4. Classic sherry bomb on the nose, with stewed prunes, blackberry compote, melted chocolate and wood polish. I’m not sure I’d ever buy this as it’s $25 more than A’Bunadh and $35 more then Glenfarclas 105 (I think) in Ontario. Bring it on. Price: $78 Regular, got it at $65 on sale. The second batch of Tamdhu's Batch Strength is a high-strength bottling aged exclusively in sherry casks. The current offering from Tamdhu looks a bit lean compared to days gone by, with a core range 10 year old, batch strength (three editions so far) and limited edition 46% 10 year old (oh and a single cask 50 year old, which we know you’ve all gone out and bought already). The whisky is bottled un-chillfiltered at natural colour. Finish: Big clove and nutmeg spices are balanced by a rich sherry sweetness. 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