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Overall rating
86.14/100
votes
10
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Malts of Scotland (MoS)
Vintage
2011
Bottled
2020
Calculated age
08 years old
Casktype
Bourbon Barrel
Casknumber
MoS 20009
Number of bottles
330
Strength
46.0 % Vol.
Size
50 ml 700 ml
Added on
28 Feb 2020 8:24 am by IsleofArrik
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 49.15

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10 × member ratings

20 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Glen Garioch 2011 MoS

3 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 86.14 points

  1. Archer scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    What a fantastic nose, you still have 100% aroma in your nose from the empty glass. If I didn't know better, I would have guessed I had an Irish single pot still in the glass.
    • Nose
      88 88
      At first I had the impression of having fermented fruit in my nose, but this impression immediately fades - probably held my nose over the glass too quickly ... Instead, a very tasty mixture of tropical fruits takes its place: mango, papaya, passion fruit, Guava. In addition, a mixture of spices, which cushions the fruit and doesn't let it drift into sweetness: clove powder, coriander, cinnamon, cardamom.
    • Taste
      87 87
      Creamy, full, fruity and spicy start. Tropical fruits, coconut meat, and coconut water (pretty noticeable). Mango puree, papaya, mashed banana. Clove powder, cinnamon, coriander, coffee with milk. Quasi a mirror image of the nose. A little dry wood is mixed in.
    • Finish
      86 86
      Medium length and dry. The fruits are still lurking in the background, as the spices, the wood over there - all still together ...

  2. St. Pauli scored this whisky 82 points Connoisseur

    It's quite an enjoyable aperitif whisky, but by no means an exceptionally great whisky that would get 88 points (average score at the time of this review). It's in the light, yeasty, malty and fruity camp, but a bit thin.
    • Nose
      84 84
      A combination of malty, yeasty and fruity smells. It's like being in a pastry shop, with smells of Danish pastry, icing sugar, topping cherry and tartlets. It's accompanied by unripe pineapple, gooseberry and vanilla custard.
    • Taste
      82 82
      The mouth feel is rather thin, on the acidic side. There is grape seed, gooseberry, malt, pastry, mint and grass.
    • Finish
      80 80
      Medium, certainly not coating/sweet. The green notes of grape seed and grass dominate. Further there is malt and dough.

  3. mema82 scored this whisky 86 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      86 86
    • Taste
      86 86
    • Finish
      85 85

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