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Overall rating
84.33/100
votes
3
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Signatory Vintage (SV)
Bottling serie
The Un-Chillfiltered Collection
Vintage
21.03.1997
Bottled
30.11.2018
Stated Age
21 years old
Casktype
Hogsheads
Casknumber
4824 + 4829
Strength
46.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
04 Feb 2019 8:57 am by maltaholic
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 79,10

3 × in wishlist

3 × member ratings

14 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Glenrothes 1997 SV

1 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 84.33 points

  1. LeChiffre scored this whisky 83 points Expert Senior

    For 21y maturation surprisingly little complex and a little watery in the mouth. Only the tingling spicy oak in the finish points to the old age. Overall delicious but at the price and for the age I would have expected more. That certain something is missing.
    • Nose
      82 82
      intense fruity sweetness; light (slightly fermented) fruits; Citrus notes; a little caramel
    • Taste
      83 83
      sweet and almost watery in the beginning; Citrus notes; slightly earthy note resonates; subtle spice of the oak comes up
    • Finish
      84 84
      tingling spicy oak notes emerge; subtle notes of pepper

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