Glenfarclas 25-year-old

Overall rating
87.64/100
votes
57
Whiskybase ID
WB121038
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
New Label
Bottled
03.04.2018
Stated Age
25 years old
Strength
43.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottle code
L 03 04 18
Barcode
5018066170044
Added on
11 nov 2018 8:13 pm by MARKI007
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 333.00

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57 × member ratings

113 × in collection

Whisky reviews for Glenfarclas 25-year-old

11 users have left 11 reviews for this whisky. Average rating is 87.64 points.

  1. FeydRautha scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      89 89
    • Taste
      90 90
    • Finish
      89 89

  2. Beatroute Malt scored this whisky 84 points Expert Junior

    Toffee, sweet & sour (classic Glenfarclas profile). Great nose, a little disappointing on the palate. Short finish. Suspect it would be better at higher ABV.

  3. lazycat74 scored this whisky 89 points Expert Junior

    In my opinion, it is a reference aged sherry spider (Highlander?). Calm, balanced, delicious. Consistent from nose to finish. Sherry does not protrude (although I like pereheresyatina). It would be interesting to try it on barrel strength.

  4. jkswift scored this whisky 85 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      86 86
    • Taste
      84 84
    • Finish
      84 84

  5. Igor_Gudimov scored this whisky 85 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      Vanille and intense red sherry fruits
    • Taste
      A lot of dry sherry figs
    • Finish
      Medium, a little bitter sherry notes

  6. MartinSchmartin scored this whisky 88 points Expert Junior

    Tried in August 2020 at MA

    Very good, easy to drink. Less complex than expected.

  7. marmeladow scored this whisky 94 points Expert Senior

    Very complex. A lot of sherry wonderfully integrated into the spiciness of the oak. Chocolate. Very little bitterness for 25 years in a sherry barrel. a hint of vanilla. Chocolate nut again. Clear tasty dry fruits - but not stale - paired with a fresher note. Above all: with every dram you discover something new!

  8. WhiskyJpg scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      85 85
    • Taste
      85 85
    • Finish
      84 84

  9. LeChiffre scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

    Very nice whisky with interplay of fruity sweetness and tingling oak. No dark heavy sherry malt, rather fresh and light. In addition a great PLV for a 25 year old. Nice standard for me, easy to drink.
    • Nose
      89 89
      intense fruity sweet; ripe fruit (peach, apple, apricot); Plum; Orange jam; Herbs; Honey; Caramel; subtle spice from the oak; very balanced
    • Taste
      88 88
      full-bodied; Salivation stimulating; chocolate sweetness; Orange jam; Apricot; beautiful sparkling oak flavor
    • Finish
      88 88
      medium to long, slightly dry, tingling spicy oak note; some dark chocolate

  10. Kovalyoff scored this whisky 90 points Expert Senior

    Beautiful sample of sherry.
    I recommend adding a drop of water to Glenkeirn.
    Nose: raisins, dried apricots, toffee, black chocolate ... Super edible nose.
    Taste: pereheresyatina in action ... brown sugar, raisins ...
    Aftertaste: quite long, pleasant, with hints of iron and blood

  11. Luigisim scored this whisky 89 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      89 89
    • Taste
      89 89
    • Finish
      88 88

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