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Macallan 1972 GM

Overall rating
93.76/100
votes
27
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Gordon & MacPhail (GM)
Bottling serie
Speymalt Ping III
Vintage
1972
Bottled
2005
Number of bottles
213
Strength
57.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
11 Nov 2009 11:17 pm
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 2000,00

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Whisky Reviews for Macallan 1972 GM

1 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 93.76 points

  1. cuhp scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    Sherry bomb which is both a good thing and a bad thing. Not much distillery character left. 

    When looking at another sherry bomb bottled for Juuls Vinhandel, I would prefer Flying Pigs (Balmenach) over this bottling. That said, it is still solid. 
    • Nose
      Rasins, figs, modelling wax (where did that come from?), vegetables, liquorice and rum. 
    • Taste
      Powerful sherry and it reminds me of one of the "Probably Speyside's Finest (Glenfarclas) bottling from Douglas Laing. Improves with water. 
    • Finish
      Apples, pears, cinnamon, pineapples and raisins. 

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