Imperial 1970 GM

Overall rating
77.17/100
votes
8
Whiskybase ID
WB156993
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Gordon & MacPhail (GM)
Bottling serie
Connoisseurs Choice - Miniature
Vintage
1970
Strength
40.0 % Vol.
Size
50 ml
Label
Old Map Label
Added on
27 apr 2020 3:34 pm
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

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Whisky reviews for Imperial 1970 GM

5 users have left 5 reviews for this whisky. Average rating is 77.17 points.

  1. sengaia scored this whisky 70 points Expert Senior

    The nose is boring but not offensive. Soft vanilla notes, not much else. The palate is where it gets very rough and hot. Sweet oak, cardboard, glue. The finish is the burn left by the very hot spirit. One to skip.

  2. rpvdwel scored this whisky 79 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      81 81
    • Taste
      79 79
    • Finish
      77 77

  3. JacobaEd scored this whisky 78 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      81 81
    • Taste
      77 77
    • Finish
      75 75

  4. Hvdree scored this whisky 74 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      76 76
    • Taste
      74 74
    • Finish
      72 72

  5. dramspotter scored this whisky 75 points Connoisseur

    a rather similar theme to other old CCs where the palate is rather lacking interest. This might be the passage of time in the bottle, but I have to judge as I experience it now.
    • Nose
      certainly oozes age; that sitting in the bottle for a very long time doing nothing. Oranges with cloves, dust; starts to clear a bit and become more lemon
    • Taste
      hot, not too much orange to start
    • Finish
      furring and sucking moisture, finish short to start but that dryness of the mouth remains, so medium but not necessarily in a great way; quite bitter

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