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Glenmorangie 12-year-old

Overall rating
82.03/100
votes
34
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Millennium Malt
Stated Age
12 years old
Casktype
First fill Oak
Strength
40.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottle code
L1 641
Barcode
5010494461282
Added on
13 Jan 2010 3:51 pm

Average value

€ 203,50

9 × in wishlist

34 × member ratings

134 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Glenmorangie 12-year-old

5 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 82.03 points

  1. valery77 scored this whisky 85 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      Vanilla notes, ripe peaches, apples, other fruits, granary dust, flowers, lemons, a newly cut tree, new leather clothes, a hint of sea freshness. 22
    • Taste
      Medium, sweet. Lollipops, peppers, ripe apples, citrus fruits, bananas and other tropical fruits, lemon peel, orange peel, the picture slightly spoils the bitterness that appears at the end. 21
    • Finish
      From medium to long, smoothly fading, with wormwood-herbal bitterness. 21

      Pleasant, rounded, balanced whisky. Balance - 21
      Total 85

  2. Allandale scored this whisky 81 points Connoisseur

    A slightly syrupy body.
    • Nose
      Lightly oaky. Hint of brown sugar.
    • Taste
      Similar to Cellar 13,but perhaps more buttery.
    • Finish
      Light,refreshing. An almost spritzy, crunchy, toasty dryness.

  3. granella2003 scored this whisky 78 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      Light tropical fruit and vanilla with a touch of banana essence and malty
      sweetness.
    • Taste
      Soft feel, but the flavours retain great clarity. Fresh oranges, bananas and a bit of baked apple. Hint of peppery spice buried in honey sweetness.
    • Finish
      Medium with lovely malted honey sweetness and a twist of pepper

  4. Willie JJ scored this whisky 82 points Expert Senior

    I drank a lot of this in early 2000 as the Co-op stores were selling it off for £13.67. At the time I was a litlte underwhelmed with it, finding the 1st fill casks to have overwhelmed the spirit a little. Now I don't know if my palate has changed or if an extra 12 years in the bottle has helped, but I find it much better than I remembered. A good drinking dram.
    • Nose
      This is made from 1st fill casks and it is obvious on the nose. It's very intense with tinned fruits, honey and butterscotch. There's a custardy vanilla thing going on and a hint of char from the casks.
    • Taste
      Very creamy custard initially with the fruit coming through later. Maybe a little cardboard too.
    • Finish
      The finish is perhaps the most disappointing bit with little length and not much excitement. 

  5. Furtia scored this whisky 76 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      75 75
    • Taste
      77 77
    • Finish
      76 76

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