Overall rating
90.78/100
votes
22
Whiskybase ID
WB15940
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Douglas Laing (DL)
Bottling serie
Old & Rare - The Platinum Selection
Vintage
1971
Bottled
2005
Stated Age
34 years old
Number of bottles
474
Strength
57.2 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
13 may 2010 2:01 am
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 320.00

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22 × member ratings

13 × in collection

Whisky reviews for Royal Lochnagar 1971 DL

3 users have left 3 reviews for this whisky. Average rating is 90.78 points.

  1. DannyDram scored this whisky 90 points Connoisseur

    Pronounced sherry note, dried fruit, some polish, dark chocolate, oak spice. Good body, pronounced intensity, sweetness of raisins, delicate, creamy, pleasant finish.
    • Nose
      90 90
    • Taste
      91 91
    • Finish
      89 89

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  3. Missalotta scored this whisky 93 points Connoisseur

    Color: amber
    Nose: sherry, almonds, chocolate
    Taste: Strong alcohol, oak, chocolate, fruits, honey
    Finish: very long, sherry, chocolate, fruit salad

  4. markkerr02 scored this whisky 91 points Expert Senior

    Test 073: Douglas Lain with Stewart Laing - 071006 The whisky tested: Glass 1 Clan Denny Caledonian 42Y / 1965 47.8% 0 points Glass 2 Macduff (Glen Deveron) Platinum 35Y / 1967 53.8% 14 points Glass 3 Macallan Platinum 28Y / 1977 48.4% 9 points Glass 4 Lochnagar Platinum 34Y / 1971 57.2% 20 points Glass 5 Glencadam Platinum 20Y / 1985 54.2% 5 points Glass 6 Inchgower Platinum 38Y / 1965 50.4% 19 points Glass 7 Clan Denny Blended Islay Malt 46% - Score Testimonials Per Eriksson Lochnagar Platinum 34Y 57.2% Scent: Sherry, some basement, spirits, nuts Taste: Alcoholic, oak, sweetness, fruits, honey Aftertaste: Sherry, fruit, tall Score: 90 Testimonials Bernt Sjödin Lochnagar 34Y / 1971, 57.2%; Platinum Color: Amber - mahogany Scent: Russin, fig, chocolate Taste: Full, nutty, creamy, weak fatty, spicy, chocolate Aftertaste: Long, lots of chocolate, weak fatty, dry Score: 91 http://smad.se/provningar/Provning%2073%20Douglas%20Laing%20provning.html

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