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Glenmorangie Quinta Ruban

Overall rating
84.17/100
votes
40
Whiskybase ID
WB16038
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
1st Edition
Bottled
2009
Casktype
Port Wood Finish
Strength
46.0 % Vol.
Size
750 ml
Label
Two Part, Port Cask Extra Matured
Market
ca Canada
Added on
14 May 2010 8:56 pm

Average value

€ 45.26

4 × in wishlist

40 × member ratings

90 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Glenmorangie Quinta Ruban

7 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 84.17 points

  1. lauwensm scored this whisky 88 points Member Senior

    A nice experiment of Glenmorangie
    • Nose
      89 89
    • Taste
      85 85
    • Finish
      89 89

  2. Drochaid scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    Aroma: Dark mint chocolate, tangerines and Seville oranges
    mingle with sandalwood and walnut before giving way to a spicy finish of pepper
    and nutmeg.

    Taste: Mint chocolate and walnuts envelop the palate like
    velvet, laying the foundations for rose, Turkish delight and sweet Seville
    oranges.

    Finish: Long lasting silky aftertaste leaving dark chocolate
    mints and traces of orange.

    Colour: Sunlit rose gold

    http://www.glenmorangie.com/our-whiskies/quinta-ruban/

  3. D3US scored this whisky 83 points Expert Senior

    I don't mind a dram of this any day. It's mature for its age, and very enjoyable on the palate. If you like sweet whisky with a slight kick, this is for you. Go and buy. You won't regret it. 
    • Nose
      Spices. A dry sweetness which is obviously the port influence. Also a chunk of oak in there. 
    • Taste
      Dry sweetness and a teaspoon of mixed spices. There's cinnamon and a pinch of pepper. The port becomes obvious further down the sip, as the sweetness takes over. 
    • Finish
      Medium. Oaky sweetness together with lingering spice and barley sugar. A bit of chocolate if you try for it. A bit thick too, oily. It tends to stay. 

  4. Jonkers scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

    quite a surprising Glenmorangie for me. Like it very much !
    • Nose
      oak and citrus. Buttery and a hint of seaweed. Raisins, a bit of chocolate and some port.
    • Taste
      slightly peppery and spicy. Delicious sweetness of port and tropical fruits like papaya and mango. Also madarins and after-eight.
    • Finish
      very sweet in combination with a pleasant little pepper and longlasting

  5. mmaclean scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

    This is a 12 yr you could easily go through over and over, love the port influence and ABV is just right.
    • Nose
      fig, brown sugar, lush, sweet Kind of like the Nector D or
    • Taste
      Sugar, dried fruit, intense, port, Steamed fruits, blueberry
    • Finish
      nice, sweet, more sugar, decent finish and for a 12 yr very nice!

  6. mmaclean scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

    This is a beginners scotch. It is a nice release from Glenmorangie, love the ABV is right on and the price is great.
    • Nose
      84 84
    • Taste
      86 86
    • Finish
      89 89

  7. mmaclean scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

    I love this version, it is a 12 yr and full of flavor. It is priced right and is great on the port, subtle of mocha and spice on the finish. Drinkable on any occasion

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