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Overall rating
82.86/100
votes
47
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Calculated age
03 years old
Casktype
Sherry-, Glöggvin-, American- & Swedish Oak
Strength
46.1 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottle code
7350029667115
Added on
29 Sep 2018 5:27 pm by FuriousRS
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 57,36

19 × in wishlist

47 × member ratings

139 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Mackmyra Vinterglöd

6 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 82.86 points

  1. EinSpatzUnterVielen scored this whisky 82 points Expert Senior

    A small part of the malt was finished in Glögg barrels, you can tell that. The spices are fierce and seem a bit set (they are actually too). The orange is the blast, very intense. Again a special experiment by Mackmyra, but certainly not the best of this distillery. I am disturbed by the penetrating anise / clove aroma, especially in the finish.
    • Nose
      83 83
      Orange just peeled, very intense, anise, gingerbread with white icing, clove, burnt sweet popcorn, vanilla, cinnamon
    • Taste
      82 82
      watery, spicy, a lot of orange, a lot of cloves, a lot of anise, lots of pepper, endive, coffee, then cherry, pumpernickel, gingerbread, vanilla, lemon
    • Finish
      81 81
      medium to long, hot and sour, spicy mulled wine, clove, anise, orange, cherry, coffee, endive

  2. lachaineduwhisky did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    Christmas cake thoroughly! cinnamon thoroughly! clove! A gadget will say some. A treat I say!

    Enthusiasm 5/5

    Whisky # 1852

  3. Christian Wagner scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      87 87
    • Taste
      86 86
    • Finish
      85 85

  4. Kridler scored this whisky 78 points Member Senior

    Unfortunately, another disappointment for me after Gruvguld. The nose is very pleasant spicy sweet, which reflects the experiment with the Glögg barrels. Unfortunately, this affects the taste enormously set and "unnatural". For me so far the weakest season.
    • Nose
      81 81
      Initially a slight fruity note in the form of peach, which becomes more and more acidic with time and mutates towards unripe kiwi. Also bothers me at the beginning of this biting alcohol, which seems a bit intrusive. This luckily disappears over time. Otherwise, it has a very mild nose, almost too mild for my taste. A tiny light touch comes from time to time over
    • Taste
      77 77
      The taste hardly reflects the nose, unfortunately not in a positive sense. The seasoning of the barrels is very noticeable when you get started, but unfortunately they fade very quickly. In addition, he comes unfortunately very spritig over and brings along with light wood and vanilla notes hardly anything
    • Finish
      77 77
      short-term, I can not provide further details, since there are none

  5. Gris scored this whisky 84 points Expert Senior

    Tasting notes also available in french on the whisky blog ;)
    www.justanotherdram.com/en/tasting-notes/masterclass-fujimi-nikka-mackmyra-hellyers-road-glendalough-kavalan-2.html
    • Nose
      Notes of oranges and apricots with aniseed touch. All this with a nice touch of vanilla (thank you bourbon barrels).
    • Taste
      The same fruits as for the nose and the same aniseed touch, all this with a touch of spices, like cinnamon reminiscent of a Christmas cake. It’s “hot”, vanilled and spicy. Very pleasant.
    • Finish
      Medium to long, on fruits and spices.

  6. MrMarmelade scored this whisky 82 points Member Senior

    • Nose
      82 82
    • Taste
      83 83
    • Finish
      81 81

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