Overall rating
Distillery Bottling
40.0 % Vol.
700 ml
metal look
Added on
13 May 2010 9:04 am

Average value

€ 27.62

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Whisky Reviews for Jack Daniel's Gentleman Jack

37 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 72.69 points

  1. Slàinte Mhath scored this whisky 74 points Administrator

    Airfix glue, here I come! Back in the mists of time, the classic Old No. 7 was my first review. Does double filtration through charcoal make this Tennessee whiskey any better? Well, the nose is less rough and almost pleasant with notes of caramelized popcorn, syrup and nail polish. Is 'diabetic' a valid descriptor? Sugary, oily and slightly minty, the taste is rather one-dimensional with fresh oak spices, the expected spiritiness and a quickly fading finish. Granted, Gentleman Jack is a step up from the basic, mass-produced Jack Daniel's - but it's a small one.

    RATING: 2.5/5.0 stars ≙ 74 pts → SUBPAR
    • Nose
      78 78
    • Taste
      74 74
    • Finish
      70 70

  2. AdamsB scored this whisky 72 points Expert Senior

    78% corn, 12% rye, 10% barley. The distillate is filtered before and after aging, which gives it a subtle bouquet
    • Nose
      Apple, cinnamon, vanilla, corn
    • Taste
      Honey, vanilla, pepper, oak
    • Finish
      Corn, oak, vanilla

  3. Kilo1 scored this whisky 76 points Expert Junior

    More interesting, more recent jack, very easy to drink, I would say flies.

  4. marmeladow scored this whisky 71 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      73 73
      Very mild nose with a hint of glue and some apple and "soft" american oak in the background. Apparently a lot of corn in the mash bill. Pretty one-dimensional
    • Taste
      71 71
      mild and mellow, creamy, without any corners or edges. Oak and spice only very hinted at
    • Finish
      68 68
      briefly with a mini-hint of spiciness and then the alcohol remains in addition to the sweetness. Extremely soft and at the end again a glue note.

  5. Martin1965 scored this whisky 81 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      slight hint of glue, vanilla, sweet
    • Taste
      Gentle, sweet, vanilla
    • Finish
      Short and sweet

      Very pleasant

  6. RedBandit74 scored this whisky 76 points Expert Junior

    A little better than the Old No. 7
    • Nose
      Glue, sweetness, corn, vanilla, caramel
    • Taste
      Vanilla, caramel, oak
    • Finish
      short, sweet with light vanilla

  7. Zarpa scored this whisky 75 points Newbie

  8. Marko_I did not rate this whisky Connoisseur

    JD evening from memory:
    Jack Daniel's Gentleman Jack 40% 15864
    Jack Daniels Rye 45% 108542
    Jack Daniel's Single Barrel 45% 121470
    Jack Daniel's Single Barrel Barrel Strength 18-2757 5.8.18 64.5% 121450
    The gentleman was very watery, the Rye not roggig, the SB OK (but only a My better than the normal No7), the SBBS is then fun, bold, sweet, sardonic.

  9. butt scored this whisky 68 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      68 68
    • Taste
      69 69
    • Finish
      66 66

  10. schengel10 scored this whisky 65 points Connoisseur

    Double filtered - and a significant increase over No 7 ....

    [Color gold;
    • Nose
      first "glue", then soft, mild, liquorice, vanilla, oak;
    • Taste
      soft onset, very mild, light spiciness, some caramel, sweetness, delicate vanilla; oily body; simple and sweet;
    • Finish
      short finish;


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