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Kavalan Concertmaster Single Malt:

Kavalan Concertmaster (Foto: Whiskyworld.no)

Kavalan Concertmaster (Foto: Whiskyworld.no)

Kavalan Concertmaster

Reviewed: 02.10.15

Product on distillery homepage

40% alcohol

Price Vinmonopolet (order selection):  699 kr (30.12.16)

Colour: Dark golden brown

Nose: Plenty of sweet notes, but not so fruity as other Kavalans. Caramel, vanilla and coconut. With some water the floral notes are more prevolant together with more coconut. Dried fruits like raisins and prunes also.

Taste: Warms well down, very sweet, but dries out quickly.

Evaluation: This is a… Continue reading

Kavalan Single malt (Foto: Whiskyworld.no)

Kavalan Single malt (Photo: Whiskyworld.no)

Reviewed: 2. Oktober 2015

This is Kavalan’s “dram” – the standard.

The product on the Kavalan homepage

Alkohol: 40%

Price: Vinmonopolet (“bestillingsutvalget”): NOK 799,- (as of 28.12.16)

Colour: Obvious American oak. Light, golden brown

Nose: Straight off the block the fruity, sweet notes stand out: Apples, bananas and toffee. After this it slides over into vanilla and then coffee. With a small hint of water we are moving over into tropical fruits like… Continue reading