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Balmenach 1977 GM Flying Pigs

Overall rating
91.48/100
votes
25
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Gordon & MacPhail (GM)
Bottling serie
Juuls Flight No. 9A - Spirit of Scotland bottling
Vintage
29.07.1977
Bottled
03.12.2009
Stated Age
32 years old
Casktype
1st Fill Sherry Butt
Casknumber
4493
Number of bottles
270
Strength
55.7 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottled for
Juul's
Market
dk Denmark
Added on
24 May 2010 1:46 pm
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 560.27

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95
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93
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93
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93
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92
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91
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90
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90
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89
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89
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89
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88
Expert Senior barryfox915
87
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86

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Whisky Reviews for Balmenach 1977 GM Flying Pigs

2 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 91.48 points

  1. cuhp scored this whisky 93 points Expert Senior

    Tasted blindly. Splendid whisky, which I would prefer over most Glendronachs and Macallans.
    • Nose
      Powerful and intense nose - both sweet and sour (in a positive way). Sherry, orange, chocolate and slightly bitter.
    • Taste
      Lots of chocolate and wood. Simple, but sooooo nice. 
    • Finish
      Wood, spicy, liquorice and leather.

  2. Malt Hans scored this whisky 90 points Connoisseur

    Balmenach 1977 32YO First fill sherry butt #4493 G&M for Juul`s, 55,7%. Fruity sherry aroma, raisins, ripe plums, chocolate, figs, tobacco, coffee, furniture polish, oak and almonds. Rather dry and spicy taste, ginger, nutmeg, eucalyptus, dark chocolate, raspberries, ripe orange and resin. Long, fruity and herbal end.

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