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Overall rating
91.57/100
votes
23
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
The Bottlers (TB)
Vintage
04.1985
Bottled
08.2001
Stated Age
16 years old
Casktype
Refill Sherry Spanish Oak Butt
Casknumber
1212
Strength
56.7 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
27 Sep 2009 12:43 pm
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 85,00

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20 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Glen Elgin 1985 TB

2 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 91.57 points

  1. dram-drinker scored this whisky 94 points Moderator

    I love this profile - reminds me on some very good old sherried Springbanks. Fantastic!
    • Nose
      94 94
      Cooked oranges, old cedar wood, dark chocolate, whiffs of resin, spices, nutmeg, hints of xmas spice, some dried fruits, dates, acacia honey - excellent!
    • Taste
      95 95
      Little punchy, oily, creamy, liquorice, good sweetness, more dried fruits, plums, figs, brown sugar, molasses, toffee, dark chocolate, cooked fruits, oranges, jam, fine sherry wood, more spices, little herbal - superb!
    • Finish
      93 93
      Long, warm, spicy, more wood, more tannins - great!

  2. Baanaanaabob scored this whisky 92 points Connoisseur

    Toffee marzipan honey chocolate orange, excellent dram

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