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Glen Els The Distillery Edition

Overall rating
89.03/100
votes
42
Whiskybase ID
WB139794
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Last Edition
Bottled
09.2019
Casktype
Sherry Casks
Number of bottles
2586
Strength
45.9 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottle code
L: 1916
Barcode
4011542907104
Market
de Germany
Added on
01 Oct 2019 7:48 pm by NB100
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 189.00

8 × in wishlist

42 × member ratings

232 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Glen Els The Distillery Edition

13 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 89.03 points

  1. BrunsWhisky scored this whisky 89 points Member Senior

    I live in the hope that such sweetheart will come out as ELSBURN.

    Simply delicious. Raisin, orange, caramel, milk chocolate, peach, wood, great estate with solid PLV.

  2. whisky313 did not rate this whisky Specialist

    After the dispute with the SWA (Scotch Whisky Association) last filled with an old name.
    Further productions of the non-smoky distillate are billed under the name ELSBURN.

  3. Whisky_Steffen scored this whisky 95 points Member Senior

    Price-performance perfect Taste just outstanding like a cherry praline

  4. face scored this whisky 84 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      83 83
    • Taste
      87 87
    • Finish
      82 82

  5. logo229 scored this whisky 90 points Member Senior

    One of my personal favorite whisky!
    You have to like chestnuts!
    • Nose
      89 89
    • Taste
      90 90
    • Finish
      91 91

  6. DearWhiskySanta scored this whisky 89 points Expert Junior

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

  7. kanpai79 scored this whisky 90 points Specialist

    • Nose
      90 90
    • Taste
      91 91
    • Finish
      89 89

  8. Waternish scored this whisky 92 points Expert Senior

    Finest sherry whisky. In the blind tasting, friends said it was a Glendronach or Edradour.

  9. Sleinn nam Ffoh scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

    Excelent barrels. Very intense nutty sherry pleasure.
    • Nose
      89 89
    • Taste
      89 89
    • Finish
      88 88

  10. Gogopro52 scored this whisky 90 points Expert Senior

    Not more, but no less points has earned this great single malt.

    It's a pity because of the name, but nice that it will generally go on with the quality. Whether Elsburn or Glen Els I do not care as a connoisseur, I actually think the new name even better.
    Due to the BURN (German BORN for Quelle) it is a bit more German and yet it is far enough away from what often comes in this bottle in the bottle (with the exception of the Kilianer and a few smaller others) :)

    The substance itself is beautiful rosy, oily, spicy, balanced, just delicious and dangerous "easy to drink".

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