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Overall rating
91.67/100
votes
88
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Daily Dram (DD)
Bottling serie
The Nectar of the Daily Drams
Vintage
1972
Bottled
2010
Stated Age
37 years old
Strength
52.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottle code
10/03019
Added on
25 Apr 2010 5:46 pm
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask Strength

Average value

€ 388,31

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Whisky Reviews for Glengoyne 1972 DD

17 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 91.67 points

  1. sagara-kun scored this whisky 93 points Expert Senior

    Simply superb, everything is in the balance.
    • Nose
      Sublime nose. The fruits are present and expressive.
      Banana flambé, pineapple, peach. Very light caramel. Wax. Some spices.
    • Taste
      In the mouth of Haribo. Liquorice
      We are mainly on fruit salad.
      We oscillate between lemon, apricot, orange jam. The acidity of currant.
      It is very balanced and complex.
    • Finish
      In the total continuity of the mouth. Long and fruity.

  2. aphex scored this whisky 90 points Expert Senior

    Once again I preferred the nose (more complex) but it's an excellent and tasty Glengoyne 1972.
    • Nose
      Fruity and waxy. Plums, apricots, oranges, candied fruits, honey. Precious wood, mint and spices (cinnamon and more). Fresh and very good.
    • Taste
      Fruity, jammy, waxy and tart. Citruses, apricots, bananas, vanilla, spices. A little bit of oak.
    • Finish
      Long. Drier with lingering fruits and spices.

  3. GIORGOS scored this whisky 91 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      91 91
    • Taste
      92 92
    • Finish
      90 90

  4. dram-drinker scored this whisky 94 points Moderator

    • Nose
      96 96
    • Taste
      95 95
    • Finish
      93 93

  5. dram-drinker scored this whisky 94 points Moderator

    In a blind tasting I would rather guess it's one of the Caper 72 fruit bombs or one of the recent old Speyside region releases from 73 or 75. Anyways this is one is excellent!
    • Nose
      Intense fruity, honeycomb, tropical fruits incl. mango, passion fruit, pineapple, but also some peaches and apricots - very good
    • Taste
      Punchy, very oily, creamy, waxy, honey, fruity, same as on the nose, peppery, coconut powder, gentle oak wood - great
    • Finish
      Medium long, warm, spicy, zesty

  6. MikerG2k scored this whisky 91 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      91 91
    • Taste
      92 92
    • Finish
      91 91

  7. P.A.O.K.you_are scored this whisky 90 points Connoisseur

    Thanks Kay.
    • Nose
      90 90
    • Taste
      92 92
    • Finish
      91 91

  8. Hvdree scored this whisky 91 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      92 92
    • Taste
      92 92
    • Finish
      91 91

  9. Rom did not rate this whisky Expert Junior

    Very nice nose mainly on mirabelle with also other yellow fruits. Sweet attack, the medium is very fruity and we find the mirabelle nose. Finale of good length always on the fruit. No astringency hinders the experience. Would have deserved more time, a good dram.

  10. Rozenbankje scored this whisky 92 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      92 92
    • Taste
      92 92
    • Finish
      92 92

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