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Overall rating
90.26/100
votes
25
Whiskybase ID
WB12766
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Stated Age
30 years old
Casktype
Sherry Cask
Strength
43.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
28 Dec 2009 4:11 pm
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 817.87

11 × in wishlist

25 × member ratings

41 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Glengoyne 30-year-old

7 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 90.26 points

  1. MasterMork scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

  2. Whiskydufftown scored this whisky 90 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      91 91
    • Taste
      89 89
    • Finish
      89 89

  3. dirkmemphis scored this whisky 91 points Moderator

    • Nose
      92 92
    • Taste
      91 91
    • Finish
      89 89

  4. BehindSpace scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

    for my taste the overall profile of the newer 30 yo bottling is superior.

    this one - despite its low ABV - is not weakish at all. nice aromas on nose, taste and finish.

    surprisingly long, spicy finish for its ABV
    • Nose
      90 90
    • Taste
      87 87
    • Finish
      91 91

  5. dRambo scored this whisky 92 points Connoisseur

    very beautiful retro style Sherrymalt - very dark fruit without being killed by the barrel, elegant and fragrant without faltering
    • Nose
      94 94
      passed raspberries and blackberries, caramel, black cherries, balsamic, beeswax, oranges, orange oil, dates, figs, apricot jam,
      Tropical wood sanding dust, furniture polish, carnauba wax cream, ground leather belt, juicy tobacco, lilac, orange and rose petals,
    • Taste
      92 92
      Berry paste, cherry jam, ground wood, cinnamon, nutmeg, bay leaf, some mint and clearly tobacco, some musty oak, slightly dry, full-bodied and surprisingly strong for 43%, very well balanced
    • Finish
      91 91
      long and tasty, fruits and wood go well together,

  6. Allandale scored this whisky 90 points Connoisseur

    Body: Medium to full. Rounded.
    • Nose
      Polished oak. Rich, complex. Fruity.
    • Taste
      Soft, complex. Hints of apple and orange. Dryish spiciness.
    • Finish
      Lovely long. Firm ,dry. Hint of charred oak.

  7. The Macallan scored this whisky 90 points Connoisseur

    This one is certainly one of my favorites, a perfect dram.
    • Nose
      Explosion of fruit, raisins and citrus, sweet.
    • Taste
      Butterscotch, peppery, dry and woody.
    • Finish
      Gentle warming and long lasting.

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