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Overall rating
89.00/100
votes
14
Whiskybase ID
14814
Category
Blended Malt
Bottler
Berry Bros & Rudd (BR)
Stated Age
30 years old
Strength
45.6 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Barcode
5060109221312
Added on
26 Mar 2010 7:08 pm
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 200.01

10 × in wishlist

14 × member ratings

15 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Blue Hanger 3rd Limited Release

7 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 89.00 points

  1. Cobo scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    Simply put, this is gorgeous whisky
    • Nose
      89 89
      Mint, dark chocolate, some peat smoke, rose hips, honey, toffee, some mortlach aromas
    • Taste
      90 90
      sweet and cooling, wine gums, super chocolatey, a bit of smoke and peat, very complex, dark fruits, brown sugar
    • Finish
      86 86
      a bit drying, smokey, on dark sugar and oak, delicious

  2. Georges scored this whisky 82 points Connoisseur

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

  3. Georges scored this whisky 82 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      Flowery (roses), fruity (grapefruit, oranges), honey, nougat
    • Taste
      Sweet malt, vanilla, mocha, mint, coffee  
    • Finish
      Medium long, salty, oaky 

  4. JimmyLeg did not rate this whisky Member Senior

    Ralfy got an email from the distillery that said:

    "It consists of 7 casks (4 butts and 3 hogsheads) from Glenlivet, GlenElgin and Mortlach."

    http://www.whiskyreviews.blogspot.ca/2010/03/115-grants-family-reserve-blended.html

    He reviewed it in the previous review.

  5. korry78 did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    30yo 3rd Limited Release (2007): Glen Grant (1x hogshead 1973) + Glenlivet (3x hogsheads 1975 + 1x butt 1975 + 1x hogshead 1973)

  6. WhiskyLovingPianist did not rate this whisky Connoisseur

    Best blended whisky I've drunk thus far. [2007]

    Scores an A[-]Further reading:

    ralfy 90

    J Murray bible [<2014]

  7. Feusi did not rate this whisky Connoisseur

    Blue Hanger is named after William Hanger, the 3rd Lord Coleraine, a loyal customer of Berry Bros. & Rudd during the late 18th century. He was renowned for the striking blue clothes he wore and gained the soubriquet, â€

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