Balvenie 12 Year old Double Wood whisky reviews (55)
Balvenie 12 Year old Double Wood - Doublewood not double good
Neat Nose: oak & vanilla, honeysuckle, sweet pepper, really nice licorice. Taste: oak, pepper, spicy/salty caramel. Bit of a bite. Water Nose: water kind of kills the pleasant nose that it had neat.… read more
Balvenie 12 Year old Double Wood - A Little Lackluster
Light golden color. Very sweet vanilla-honey aromas. Rich creamy texture with notes of sweet malty cinnamon, pepper and ginger. Muddled sweet-spice finish. I don’t really sense the chocolate or raspberry… read more
Balvenie 12 Year old Double Wood - Solid performer, but wanting more?
First review - Reviewed a lot of wine, but first time doing Whisky No water, sat for 15min before nosing Nose Toffee, Vanilla, and peach fuzz - All together its almost a cooked peach crumble with brown… read more
Balvenie 12 Year old Double Wood - Woods on Woods on Woods
A small-town lumber yard could be filled with the aromas and flavors of this whisky. Besides having dusty wood aromas and flavors, this spirit has a sweet bananas-foster flavor. This is a unique scotch… read more
Balvenie 12 Year old Double Wood - A Beginners Dram for this Beginner
My first review, submitted with a suitable degree of fear and trembling. I am still struggling to name what I'm smelling or tasting but I figure if I don't at least try to articulate the experience I'm… read more
Balvenie 12 Year old Double Wood - Nice nosing but about it
The nose on this is nice. It is fruity ans sweet but the in the mouth it just falls apart. The finish is unenjoyable.
Balvenie 12 Year old Double Wood - Everybody Loves Raymond
Once in a while you bump into whiskies, you feel like everyone's going to like it. The Balvenie DoubleWood 12YO is one of them. Very full and smooth dram, with moderate dryness. Balvenie DoubleWood 12… read more
Balvenie 12 Year old Double Wood - Dried fruits, vanilla and cinnamon
Nose – Sweet, confectionary, old sweet shop, oranges, currants, also some fresh pollen and slight floral notes, hints of wine and spices. With water, buttery corn and vanilla aromas emerge. Palate – … read more
Balvenie 12 Year old Double Wood - A Dessert Malt
A fairly one dimensional malt this, but a very pleasant one. Nose: Fino sherry (very clean fruit) toffee and butter. Taste: Sherry toffee sweetness and a whiff of smoke. Finish: Finish is short with f… read more
Balvenie 12 Year old Double Wood - Delightful, until...
This 12 yr old balances between the vanilla flavors picked-up from the bourbon casks and just enough of the fruitiness and depth from a few months sitting in first-filled sherry butts. Its pleasantly … read more