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Glenfarclas 12-year-old

Overall rating
81.13/100
votes
712
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
New Label
Stated Age
12 years old
Casktype
Sherry Casks
Strength
43.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
26 Mar 2010 7:47 pm

Average value

€ 39,98

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712 × member ratings

383 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Glenfarclas 12-year-old

88 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 81.13 points

  1. Slàinte Mhath scored this whisky 85 points Administrator

    Ah, Glenfarclas! Family-owned distillery, direct-fired stills and this unmistakable, sherry-infused style. Typical sweet fruity Speyside aroma that is full of oranges, apricots and plums with a touch of cinnamon and cloves. A robust nose. The arrival is mouth-watering, measured and zesty. Fresh youthfulness reminds that this Single Malt is only 12 years old, and yet it is full-bodied and rich with dried fruits, raisins and nuts. A medium finish with Christmas spices, dark chocolate and jelly babies in the aftertaste underscores that this whisky is a good choice.

    RATING: 3.7/5.0 stars ≙ 85 pts → ABOVE AVERAGE [+]
    • Nose
      86 86
    • Taste
      84 84
    • Finish
      84 84

  2. wisekycourse scored this whisky 82 points Connoisseur

    dryness in the mouth, a bit of bitterness, and malty sweetness!
    spicy, peppery on the palate, a little dust and fruit a little moldy and dusty.

  3. HammerHead scored this whisky 81 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      80 80
    • Taste
      81 81
    • Finish
      82 82

  4. JacobaEd scored this whisky 82 points Connoisseur

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

  5. JacobaEd scored this whisky 82 points Connoisseur

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

  6. Romansen scored this whisky 80 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      80 80
    • Taste
      81 81
    • Finish
      79 79

  7. Jack Marinello scored this whisky 80 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      Sherry, vanilla, caramel, sugar.
    • Taste
      Fruits, sugar, vanilla, nuts, almonds, rubber
    • Finish
      medium, dry, bitter, pungent.

  8. rolabob scored this whisky 82 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      83 83
    • Taste
      83 83
    • Finish
      81 81

  9. kimmosuo scored this whisky 80 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      80 80
    • Taste
      80 80
    • Finish
      79 79

  10. whiskyd scored this whisky 79 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      80 80
    • Taste
      75 75
    • Finish
      80 80

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