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Overall rating
84.08/100
votes
29
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Whisky-Doris (WD)
Vintage
12.1990
Bottled
12.2018
Stated Age
28 years old
Casktype
Bourbon Hogshead
Casknumber
598
Number of bottles
290
Strength
48.7 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
26 Feb 2019 5:49 pm by Zinni
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 145,00

3 × in wishlist

29 × member ratings

27 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Loch Lomond 1990 WD

6 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 84.08 points

  1. dRambo scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    no miss notes, reminds me of the style of the 17yo organic, but is heavier and volmundiger, but does not reach its super PLV
    • Nose
      87 87
      boiled apples and pears with cloves - very syrupy - initially with a slight fermentation note, but which soon fades, in addition sweet citrus notes, dried dates with orange peel, mint oil, mountain pine, extremely dusty wood note, some glue, dried sunflowers, autumn leaves,
    • Taste
      87 87
      Zitruszesten, sweet, banana juice, fried banana chips, a touch of gum, licorice, resin, vanilla, tree juice, baking cocoa - it looks very dense and aromatic - is harmonious but somewhat edgy - especially on the palate
    • Finish
      86 86
      warm, oily, hazelnut in dark chocolate, grapefruit peel, quite long and subliminally sweet

  2. Othorion scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      88 88
      Pear compote, applesauce, vanilla sauce, melons, sweet orange juice, lemons, pine resin, cloves, lemon balm, a hint of peppermint
    • Taste
      87 87
      Creamy, walnuts, cocoa, bananas, tart orange marmalade, licorice, vanilla pudding, a little ginger
    • Finish
      86 86
      Ginger, walnuts, dark chocolate and orange zest

  3. dram-drinker scored this whisky 82 points Moderator

    Grassy and leathery - not the ideal combo for me
    • Nose
      81 81
      Very grassy and green fruits, vegetables, also new leather couch, honeydew
    • Taste
      83 83
      Punchy, oily, honey, good sweetness, yellow fruits, peaches, pineapple, hints of wet wood, pepper, little leathery
    • Finish
      82 82
      Long, warm, a tad bitter

  4. Ed Radour scored this whisky 87 points Specialist

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

  5. Buecherwurm scored this whisky 86 points Expert Junior

    Loch Lomond 1990 Whisky Doris WID: 126731
    Abv. 48.7%, Bourbon Hogshead, 28 years
    Nose: set and dense nose, but also closed, cereals, bright yellow fruits, not nearly as lively as the '17s, light vanilla, makes something with water and makes the light fruits look better
    Taste: malty, cotton candy, white pepper, canned peaches, the good 48% are on the palate very good, with water, unfortunately, only powdered sugar (very tasty, but not really captivating in the long run)
    Finish: medium long with lots of sweetness
    Conclusion: A round thing you can expect at 28 years oh. Unfortunately, the malt is a little closed to me and even after multiple tastings, water drowns him very quickly. For 100 euros, this would be a great malt, but 145 I would not pay, 28 years, unfortunately, have their price.

  6. Kalleholzbein scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      89 89
    • Taste
      87 87
    • Finish
      88 88

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