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Glendronach 10-year-old Forgue

Overall rating
82.21/100
votes
60
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottled
2018
Stated Age
10 years old
Casktype
Oloroso en Pedro Ximénez casks
Strength
43.0 % Vol.
Size
1000 ml
Barcode
060399686761
Bottled for
Travel Retail
Added on
30 Aug 2018 1:18 pm by Amsterdam
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 64,96

12 × in wishlist

60 × member ratings

171 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Glendronach 10-year-old Forgue

8 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 82.21 points

  1. Beaty-Tang scored this whisky 83 points Member Senior

    Boring, somewhat youthful nose, nice taste and grand finish. He makes the points mainly by the latter. In sum, however, I can not understand why I should pay for this (converted to the 0.7 liter bottle) more than for the standard Glendronach 12 years (which is a class of its own).

    Glendronach Forgue 10 years about 65 € (1 liter bottle) = 45 €
    Glendronach 12 years about 40 €

  2. IVO15 scored this whisky 82 points Member Senior

    • Nose
      81 81
    • Taste
      84 84
    • Finish
      82 82

  3. svenske2015 did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    We read something about that on MALT: https://malt-review.com/2018/10/09/glendronach-forgue/

  4. maltaholic scored this whisky 81 points Connoisseur

    Not really much sherry.
    Rather the woody barrel notes.

    Already better in the mouth.
    At least it tastes a bit sweet, although the taste does not fully unfold.

    It's perfectly alright.

  5. Dre73 scored this whisky 84 points Connoisseur

    Enjoyable dram, some nice aroma's and flavours, though it's not very mindblowing, just pretty subtle. Not the best GD I've had, but not bad at all.
    • Nose
      85 85
      Fruity notes, grapes, prunes, clear sherry influences. Some red wine aroma's as well. Some hints of a grassy touch. And then coffee, caramel and milk chocolate.
      Not very overwhelming but attractive.
    • Taste
      84 84
      A little pepper, sweet and fruity, peach, coffe, chocolate, some red fruits, (rasp)berry.
    • Finish
      84 84
      Still a little pepper, fruity, some berries, middle long.

  6. dandan798 scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      86 86
      fruit, sherry, raisins, apple, pear, grapes, spices, berries, honey, vanilla, mossy
    • Taste
      87 87
      sherry, fruit, grapes, berries, apple, raisins, vanilla, honey, cinnamon, wood, citrus, red currant, pepper
    • Finish
      84 84
      sherry, wood, fruit, spices, pepper, chocolate, grapefruit, berries, gooseberry,

  7. Rien scored this whisky 84 points Connoisseur

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

  8. drummer & timmer did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    Master Blender, Rachel Barrie said:

    “The GlenDronach Forgue Aged 10 Years is a richly sherried single malt with an unashamedly Highland character. Matured in fine Pedro Ximénez and Oloroso sherry casks, the result is a cornucopia of bramble fruit and oak, combined with notes of harvest-ripe barley, as found in Forgue’s rich and fertile landscape.

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