Overall rating
Single Malt
Gordon & MacPhail (GM)
Bottling serie
Stated Age
10 years old
43.0 % Vol.
700 ml
Bottle code
30/04/18 180455
Added on
21 May 2018 7:11 pm by RoyC

Average value

€ 51.87

6 × in wishlist

104 × member ratings

161 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Miltonduff 10-year-old GM

21 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 83.54 points

  1. hs305 scored this whisky 84 points Connoisseur

    [January, 2018] I had this dram during a FoSM club tasting.

    This is a typical modern style sherried whisky without any characteristics to remember after it went down the throat. Easy drinkable, nothing else...
    • Nose
      84 84
      The colour is yellow gold and the nose offers a modern sherry profile that is herbal-driven but not very impressive. This is an average modern style sherry nose without flaws and highlights.
    • Taste
      85 85
      The taste is of an average modern sherry style without flaws and highlights, too. It is easy drinkable but I find nothing to remember if someone asks me about this dram.
    • Finish
      83 83
      The initial mouthfeel is neither warming nor coating and shows no distracting moments either, simply non-existent. The finish is of medium length and turns a little bitter-drying towards the end (tannins). Water is not needed as it just flattens the dram.

  2. dramspotter scored this whisky 77 points Connoisseur

    Blind tasting
    • Nose
      slight smokiness, some sherry, a bit of lemon, milk chocolate; rum?
    • Taste
      odd, spice, funky taste
    • Finish
      medium; some heat and spices continue

  3. Dre73 scored this whisky 84 points Connoisseur

    The nose is by far the best part of this whisky, actually thing get a little less attractive step by step. The high expectations in the nose are not met in body in finish.
    Still a pretty enjoyable one though.
    • Nose
      86 86
      Lovely sweet and fruity, friendly. Honey, some banana, vanilla. Then it gets a little 'darker', prunes, chocolate, more sherry notes, leather, spicy.
    • Taste
      84 84
      Only a little pepper, raisins, honey, some licorice, prunes, some chocolate.
    • Finish
      82 82
      Still some pepper, raisins, honey, prunes. Middle long, not as versatile anymore as the nose was.

  4. Portfolioman scored this whisky 91 points Expert Junior

    quite excellent whisky from the sherry barrel, unmistakably a Miltonduff (quite similar to similar old bottlings from the Cask Strength series of G & M) - in view of the price, it is an "insider tip"
    • Nose
      heavy, old sherry; Dried fruits (plums),
    • Taste
      creamy-oily, sherry, prunes, warm-dark sweetness, end with light wood note (pencil shavings)
    • Finish
      warming, sweet, slightly astringent, plums ring out

  5. Sandman scored this whisky 84 points Connoisseur

    Sherry, hint of sulfur, raisins, chocolate, orange, hazelnut, nutmeg, raspberry, cherries, coffee, dried fruit.

  6. Georges scored this whisky 80 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      Sweet, sherry, herbs, butterscotch, toffee, oranges, tobacco
    • Taste
      Sweet, sherry, buttery, toffee, caramel, spicy (ginger)
    • Finish
      Medium long, sweet, spicy, nutty, chocolate

  7. Ostap scored this whisky 83 points Expert Senior

    The aroma is quite intense, though too straightforward. Jerez dominates all stages.
    • Nose
      85 85
      Very sherry, leather furniture, furniture store, extremely fragrant, intense aroma, raisins, grapes, vanilla, a mixture of spices, floral, sweet, slips through the roman style, mint, dusty bookcase, mushroom and meat theme, black currant, lacquer and pine. A little straightforward.
    • Taste
      82 82
      Oak, spices, plum, dry sherry, varnish (stain), pine, very fresh.
    • Finish
      82 82
      Continues the taste, dry, oak and spices, sherry, stain, pine, knits.

  8. Sandman scored this whisky 84 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      Elastic band, hint of sulfur, dried fruit, nuts, chocolate and a hint of forest fruits.
    • Taste
      Cherries, hazelnuts, oak, raisins, sherry, chocolate, blueberries and dried fruit
    • Finish
      Medium, hazelnut, raisins, chocolate, dried fruit, oak, cherries, blueberries, hint of raspberry and rubber band.

  9. DarrenHJA scored this whisky 81 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      87 87
      On the nose we've got orange marmalade, sticky toffee, caramel, dried Hay and a mixture of syrups. The nose is really beautiful but sadly nothing is developed into the palate and the finish.
    • Taste
      76 76
      Starting off with a sweet and peppery mouth feel that follow through the nose, however, bad sharp taste like hospital smell appears. Sanitiser and propane fluid.
    • Finish
      79 79
      Very very short finish with chocolate and a little bit of caramelised onion.

  10. PX-Michl scored this whisky 82 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      80 80
    • Taste
      82 82
    • Finish
      83 83


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