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Overall rating
79.75/100
votes
14
Category
Single Grain
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Casktype
Bourbon Barrel & Oloroso Sherry Finish
Strength
42.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottle code
27418
Barcode
0799439682160
Added on
20 Mar 2018 7:55 pm by danjmoo

Average value

€ 27,95

4 × in wishlist

14 × member ratings

33 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Glendalough Double Barrel

3 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 79.75 points

  1. schengel10 scored this whisky 73 points Connoisseur

    Surprising and better than expected. A decent whiskey that the finish in sherry casks has done well!
    Good value for money!
    • Nose
      flowery, herbaceous, hay, fruity, alcoholic notes (?);
    • Taste
      mild, soft onset, dried fruits, caramel, a little vanilla, honey; over all Citrusaroma (lemon, Lemone); creamy, soft, some ginger (spice);
    • Finish
      medium length, buttery finish; Aftertaste citrus notes;

  2. Wolv scored this whisky 83 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      83 83
    • Taste
      84 84
    • Finish
      82 82

  3. Andytka3 scored this whisky 82 points Connoisseur

    N- Whiff of spirit comes fore, then gummy fruits, paper ash, vanilla and charred wood. Soft raisin and fig that set well in the mid palate. Cotton ball, popcorn, sweet grainy and floral. Sweet wash, brewed beer and dried fruits chocolate. Neither rich nor complex but evolving well with scrumptious of pleasing aromas. (87/21)

    P- Cotton ball and brewed beer prevails, balance of vanilla ad dried fruits derives from both casks. Satisfying clove and soft spices, sour plum, get sweeter with corn syrup as it goes. (86/20)

    F- Short medium, semi dry with pepper coats. Nicely spiced and feel like just had an asam-boi. Easy and unoffensive and quite lovely (86/20)

    Body/Balance- 87/21

    Weighted Rate:- 82pt
    — at The Whiskey Bar, Kuala Lumpur.
    • Nose
      N- Whiff of spirit comes fore, then gummy fruits, paper ash, vanilla and charred wood. Soft raisin and fig that set well in the mid palate. Cotton ball, popcorn, sweet grainy and floral. Sweet wash, brewed beer and dried fruits chocolate. Neither rich nor complex but evolving well with scrumptious of pleasing aromas. (87/21)
    • Taste
      P- Cotton ball and brewed beer prevails, balance of vanilla ad dried fruits derives from both casks. Satisfying clove and soft spices, sour plum, get sweeter with corn syrup as it goes. (86/20)
    • Finish
      F- Short medium, semi dry with pepper coats. Nicely spiced and feel like just had an asam-boi. Easy and unoffensive and quite lovely (86/20)

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