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Glendronach 18-year-old Allardice

Overall rating
89.28/100
votes
77
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottled
13.06.2017
Stated Age
18 years old
Casktype
Oloroso Sherry Casks
Strength
46.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottle code
LL13481
Barcode
5060088791691
Added on
03 Oct 2017 5:44 pm by Vince'
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 74.78

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Whisky Reviews for Glendronach 18-year-old Allardice

12 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 89.28 points

  1. markkuyper scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      88 88
    • Taste
      90 90
    • Finish
      86 86

  2. Edgiraffe scored this whisky 84 points Member Junior

    Sherry, full of fruit nice aftertaste

  3. The_Independent scored this whisky 90 points Expert Senior

    An intense, dark and extremely tasty sherry monster.
    • Nose
      91 91
      Deep, dark, sweet sherry notes, dried berries, maybe plums. Plus plenty of spicy aromas, Christmas spices. Alcohol well integrated.
    • Taste
      91 91
      Sweet, intensely spicy notes, sherry, voluminous, dark chocolate with sour cherry, oak wood, then becoming somewhat bitter - espresso.
    • Finish
      89 89
      Long, spicy, slightly woody, but also quite fresh, the mouth is a bit full. Makes you want the next sip.

  4. craide scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

    Great intense sherry malt. Extreme sherry fruit, very charged, you have to like;)
    Great whisky with good PLV, I personally like Sherry Intensive
    • Nose
      87 87
      deep dark fruits, like cherries, ripe plums, dark berries, a hint of spicy oak, has something Christmas like gingerbread, light cinnamon, a few cloves come through
    • Taste
      88 88
      strong full aroma, occupies the entire mouth and ensures salivation, a lot of dark fruit, apple compote,
      You can feel the oak with light vanilla up to the creamy sherry influence, very pleasant and tasty
    • Finish
      86 86
      medium to long finish, slightly honey or syrupy,
      slight hints of hops before oak again comes to the fore

  5. Buecherwurm scored this whisky 88 points Expert Junior

    Glendronach 18 Allardice bottled 13.06.2017 WID: 101663
    46% Oloroso Sherry Casks
    Nose: a light herbal quark note in combination with honey, a very domniante but balanced sherry nose, plum cake with bouquets
    Taste: distinct sweetness, fruit compote, redcurrant juice, grape must, sticky caramel bonbons
    Finish: sticky sweet finish that lines the mouth, you have to swallow several times
    Conclusion: Since you have nothing more to say, only hoard.

  6. Jackson05 scored this whisky 82 points Expert Senior

    N: huge sweetness, dates, figs, sticky toffee pudding, vanilla. Syrupy on the nose

    P: and yes, the nose was correct. Intense sweetness. Dates, raisen, sherry, sticky sweetness

    F: corn syrup, walnuts, sticky toffee pudding, the sweetness hangs around for too long and becomes cloying.

    Wow, that is a dessert dram for sure. Bring your sweet tooth to this one.

  7. Eckest scored this whisky 92 points Member Senior

    dry; only dark, dried fruits; perfectly reflects an Oloroso sherry; almost no alcoholic stinging; Great

  8. Mc Tisj scored this whisky 93 points Expert Senior

    It's simply a top dram. Nice in balance. Super nose and tast.
    • Nose
      94 94
    • Taste
      94 94
    • Finish
      92 92

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