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Overall rating
85.67/100
votes
11
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Single Cask
Vintage
07.10.2008
Bottled
02.2020
Stated Age
11 years old
Casktype
Sauternes Barrel
Casknumber
3600
Number of bottles
301
Strength
56.6 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottled for
Specially Selected For Germany
Added on
16 Jun 2020 5:00 pm by niskat
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 84.79

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11 × member ratings

31 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Glenallachie 2008

3 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 85.67 points

  1. RedBandit74 scored this whisky 87 points Expert Junior

    Sweet, liqueur-like whisky
    • Nose
      89 89
      Honey, sweetness, peach, caramel, light spicy
    • Taste
      88 88
      Honey, sweetness, light spiciness, some peach
    • Finish
      84 84
      quickly fading sweetness, quite short, the light spiciness remains longer

  2. Tommyknocker scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    Juicy ripe nectarine on the nose, honey, elderflower syrup. Lush and powerfully sweet in the mouth, sticky with water, creamy and not spicy. Just like you want a Sauternes barrel. A dessert whisky.

  3. DenverbroncosDuke scored this whisky 85 points Expert Senior

    Wonderful Sauternes whisky, a little one-dimensional but very nice
    • Nose
      87 87
      Large Sauterne Sweet, yellow fruits, ripe banana
    • Taste
      87 87
      Consistent to the nose, pleasantly alcoholic, long and warm, unripe banana
    • Finish
      82 82
      Relatively thin finish, slight bitterness

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