Lochside 1991 GM

Overall rating
87.48/100
votes
48
Whiskybase ID
WB16046
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Gordon & MacPhail (GM)
Bottling serie
Reserve
Vintage
18.09.1991
Bottled
08.03.2010
Calculated age
18 years old
Casktype
Refill Bourbon Barrel
Casknumber
15217
Number of bottles
149
Strength
59.7 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Label
Selected by van Wees 02.2010
Bottle code
AJ/JBEC
Barcode
5020613026391
Added on
16 may 2010 3:29 am
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 450.00

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48 × member ratings

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Whisky reviews for Lochside 1991 GM

7 users have left 7 reviews for this whisky. Average rating is 87.48 points.

  1. LiquidThoughts scored this whisky 89 points Connoisseur

    Freaky, but awesome. Very own combination, very present and spicy, but alcohol still super integrated, super drinkable for almost 60%!
    • Nose
      Very own nose, exciting, he has the lochside dirty, already reaching in the stable, roasted malt, slightly smoky, but at the same time also a floral touch and blossom honey, dried apricot, macadamia nuts, hay, young pineapple, later also roasted cocoa
    • Taste
      Sparkling start, carbon dioxide, roasted malt, roasted pineapple, cool, charcoal, wax, green apple, lemongrass and ginger juice, clove and cinnamon, some green pepper and camphor, toffee and resin, roasted papaya and walnut
    • Finish
      Resin, roasted malt, ginger, camphor, green apple, long, strong, spicy and warming, walnut

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  3. FritzeKrautman scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    The dirty aromas determine this one, fruitiness is only minimal. A bit uninspired on the palate, the finish hits hard again and determines the "dirty" character of the whisky again.
    • Nose
      87 87
      Sweet, spicy, tobacco, roasted aromas, fine smoke, liquorice, vanilla, light fruitiness slowly comes, hay, toasted wood, petrol
    • Taste
      85 85
      Spicy, strong, hay, sweetness, pepper,
    • Finish
      89 89
      Pretty long finish. soap, bitterness, caramel, wood, gasoline, hay,

  4. sagara-kun scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    A beefy, rather fruity, grainy Lochside.
    • Nose
      87 87
      Quite sweet, rather light and floral nose.
      Pink, lilac, very light stewed flower.
      Apricot, peach, green apple, light pineapple and orange zest.
      Light sourdough, barley, wood.
    • Taste
      88 88
      In the mouth it is creamy.
      Lemon, apricot, pineapple, blood orange.
      Pepper, woody spices, cloves.
      Light camphor and aromatic herbs.
    • Finish
      87 87
      Long finish on barley, pepper, ginger, wood, candied lemon, and the return of pot pourri.

  5. rpvdwel scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      87 87
    • Taste
      88 88
    • Finish
      88 88

  6. MaltMartin scored this whisky 86 points Connoisseur

    An enjoyable Lochside, but not very well balanced.
    • Nose
      Oaky and sweet barley. Green apples. Flowery notes. Also a bit farmy. Not a very typical Lochside nose in my opinion.
    • Taste
      Waxy and creamy but also alcoholic. This whisky definitly needs some water. Hot and spicy. Peppers and nutmeg. Lots of liquorice. Vanilla as well. Apricots.
    • Finish
      Medium long. Bitter-sweetness. Gingery. Later on more salty.

  7. MARS scored this whisky 90 points Expert Senior

    This malt have a strange characteristic. When you add water he takes the colour of milk.
    Not the best lochside out there and alcool is not really well integrated but I like it.

  8. Bachess scored this whisky 87 points Administrator

    Number 6 of Tina's advent calendar 2010 I scored 97 points on this one! Guessed everything right, only the alcohol was 0.3% wrong

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