Overall rating
Whiskybase ID
Single Malt
Jack Wiebers Whisky World (JW)
Bottling serie
Auld Distillers Collection
Stated Age
37 years old
Number of bottles
51.5 % Vol.
700 ml
Added on
09 May 2010 11:14 am
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 350.00

18 × in wishlist

53 × member ratings

34 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Glengoyne 1972 JW

5 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 91.45 points

  1. Toemi scored this whisky 92 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      93 93
    • Taste
      91 91
    • Finish
      93 93

  2. lincolnimp scored this whisky 89 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      92 92
    • Taste
      88 88
    • Finish
      90 90

  3. lincolnimp scored this whisky 89 points Connoisseur

    With water is gets a little sweeter but now there is some ginger spice.

    This is very good and I think it is better neat. If you do not like a little oak, this is not for you.
    • Nose
      Colour wise this is cloudy.

      Panacotta, cream, brandy liqueur , it is light, sweet and expressive.
    • Taste
      There is some oaky bitterness at the start but sweetness does come through later after a few decent sips, thankfully.

      The sweetness is on caramel, plum sauce and faint hints of orange.
    • Finish
      Long, sweetish and slightly drying.

  4. Missalotta scored this whisky 92 points Connoisseur

    Balanced, also tolerates a drop of water, becomes rounder and slightly sweeter.
    • Nose
      Almonds, melissa (Klosterfrau Melissengeist), rum
    • Taste
      Mint, melissa, hazelnut, honey, rum
    • Finish
      medium to long

  5. bennythemonster scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    Glengoyne 1972, 37 years, 51.5% alc.
    Bottler: Lars Wiebers (JWWW)
    Removal: No indication of the type of barrel. Barrel number 4201, "bottled 111 days after the first half cask"
    Region: Highlands, Scotland

    Special feature: limited to 178 bottles

    Nose: deep dark honey with almonds and walnuts. Add a touch of toffee and vanilla. Cornflakes. This is followed by heather and damp meadow soil. The honey comes back very sweet.

    Palate: toffee, caramel and vanilla, honey again. In addition a slight wood influence, which does not seem bitter. The herbal nose from the nose is present, but only very lightly.

    Finish: Medium to long, the high alcohol content carries grain and (how should it be otherwise) honey notes.

    Conclusion: Very round and balanced, great drops. Only the age is not so strong.

    86/100 points (tasted 2014, ca. 200,00 €)


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