Compass Box - Oak Cross, 43% abv

Compass Box - Oak Cross, 43% abv

Compass Box - Oak Cross

Score 82


Average Score 83

Highest Score 86

Lowest Score 78

# of Times Scored 15

This Blended Malt is distilled by UNKNOWN in Speyside.

Tasting notes:

Fruit, honey, almonds, apples, mild vanilla and caramel on the nose. Zesty yet round mouthfeel. Tart fruit, Granny Smith apples in a spicy syrup on the palate. Some soft dry grasses on the finish.



  • Compass Box - Oak Cross, 43% abv

    Freshly cut apples, light citrus, tropical fruit, vanilla pears and spices on the nose. Creamy cloves, soft white fruit in a vanilla spice sauce on the palate. Medium sweet fruity finish.

    85

    Compass Box - Oak Cross, 43% abv

    Stewed strawberries, almonds and buckwheat honey on the nose. Dark caramel, figs, plums, soft tangy spices, milk chocolate, cocoa, then Mac apples in a sweet vanilla almond sauce on the palate.

    84

    Compass Box - Oak Cross, 43% abv

    Stewed fruit, light spices on the nose. Tangy fruit moving to gentle spices with a hint of cloves on the palate.

    82

    Compass Box - Oak Cross, 43% abv

    Vanilla creams, honey and sweet citrus on the nose. Gentle, fresh bowl of fruit on the palate. Light fruit finish.

    84

    Compass Box - Oak Cross, 43% abv

    Oak, cereal, citrus on the nose. Chewy barley, fruit/citrus notes and creamy spices on the palate. well balanced. Oak notes on the finish.

    82

    Compass Box - Oak Cross, 43% abv

    Fresh apple compote with fruit and vanilla on the nose. Lovely sweet spicy notes with a hint of mint on the palate. V4$ at $60.

    82

    Compass Box - Oak Cross, 43% abv

    Fresh fruity cloves, warm almonds and lightly spiced vanilla grass on the nose. Spice burst with white pepper on the palate.

    81

    Compass Box - Oak Cross, 43% abv

    Rush of sweet light floral notes with some nuttiness - very enchanting. Seductively solventy, oaky, marzipan, faint absinthe grasses. Well balanced. Simply delicious. Great as an aperitif. GREAT V4$.

    86

    Compass Box - Oak Cross, 43% abv

    Fresh, lively and rich fruitiness greets the nose followed by notes of banana and sherry candies. Well balanced with good presence. Light yet full mouthfeel with a pleasant wee bitter finish. Good V4$.

    78

    Compass Box - Oak Cross, 43% abv

    82

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