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Overall rating
83.60/100
votes
17
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Gordon & MacPhail (GM)
Bottling serie
Connoisseurs Choice
Vintage
1969
Stated Age
15 years old
Strength
40.0 % Vol.
Size
750 ml
Label
Brown Label
Added on
17 Jun 2010 3:45 pm
Uncolored

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Whisky Reviews for Aberfeldy 1969 GM

6 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 83.60 points

  1. Bj0rnp1 scored this whisky 80 points Expert Senior

    15-06-2018
    • Nose
      82 82
      sweet, fruits
    • Taste
      79 79
      clean, sharp spices
    • Finish
      78 78
      spices

  2. Tanner scored this whisky 79 points Member Junior

    • Nose
      77 77
    • Taste
      82 82
    • Finish
      75 75

  3. Sb17sw scored this whisky 74 points Expert Senior

    Floral and light with hints of Oranges.

    Quite Sharp on the tongue. But sweet all the same. Feel Oranges and honey.

    Short finish, feel the oak in the back. Bitter and unpleasant.

    All in all not one of my favourites. Struggling With Aberfeldy, the two I've tried have let me Down.
    • Nose
      80 80
    • Taste
      75 75
    • Finish
      70 70

  4. lincolnimp scored this whisky 86 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      88 88
    • Taste
      83 83
    • Finish
      84 84

  5. lincolnimp scored this whisky 86 points Connoisseur

    Not complex but refined and easy to drink.

    Like many of the older Connoisseurs Choice bottlings from the mid-late 1960`s you need to spend a bit of time  to get the best from them.

    I liked this one and when I first tasted it and still do now.
    • Nose
      Honey, grapefruit, orange
    • Taste
      Spirity at first nosing and quite sharp but then then the honey kick in with a wave of sweetness. I still get the grapefruit but with hints of black currents now. With a little time it definitely softens with faint caramel notes.
    • Finish
      Surprisingly long for 40%

  6. Przemyslaw Kopanczyk scored this whisky 83 points Expert Senior

    http://www.worldwhiskybase.com/a/39-aberfeldy/1026-aberfeldy-1969-15-year-old-gordon-macphail-connoisseurs-choice-40.html
    • Nose
      8,3 Delikatnie tytoniowa z nutą pomarańczy, moreli, cynamony, wanilii, goździka oraz zboża z akcentem torfu.
    • Taste
      8,4 Dość rozgrzewająca z nutami mandarynki, kakao, goździka, cynamonu i białego pieprzu z odrobiną soli i zboża.
    • Finish
      8,3 Średniej długości z nutą ziół, cynamonu, zboża, słodu oraz karmelu z akcentem ciemnej gorzkiej czekolady.

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