Glen Scotia 18-year-old

Overall rating
Whiskybase ID
Single Malt
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Classic Campbeltown Malt
Stated Age
18 years old
American Oak/Oloroso
46.0 % Vol.
700 ml
Bottle code
L4 209 20
United Kingdom United Kingdom
Added on
01 sep 2020 9:46 pm by TotonChap

Average value

£ 70.19

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Whisky reviews for Glen Scotia 18-year-old

7 users have left 7 reviews for this whisky. Average rating is 83.31 points.

  1. RJKrueger scored this whisky 83 points Expert Senior

    For an 18-year-old, it brings relatively little complexity, but significant wood influences. Those who like it will certainly find better grades.
    • Nose
      84 84
      A little light grapes, green apple, light citrus notes, some vanilla, hazelnut.
    • Taste
      83 83
      Very dry with clear oak, little fruit and sweetness, clearly bitter notes, towards the end some leather and tobacco, fermented tea.
    • Finish
      83 83
      The wood also dominates in the finish, musty earth and leather, a little liquorice.

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  3. Svjatogor scored this whisky 81 points Expert Senior

    n: subtile & delicate, lot of pears, malt, fruity, light sherry, apples, sweet, vanilla ice cream, intense vanilla, citrus, sultanas, spicy notes, hint of sea notes
    t: sweet, smooth, creamy, sultanas, citrus, vanilla, wood
    a: nice old wood, almonds, caramel, hint of sherry, short finish

  4. valasios scored this whisky 86 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      86 86
    • Taste
      87 87
    • Finish
      86 86

  5. jkswift scored this whisky 85 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      86 86
    • Taste
      85 85
    • Finish
      85 85

  6. Guenther70 scored this whisky 86 points Member Senior

    Beautiful balanced Campbeltown malt that knows how to please.
    • Nose
      Color: Yellow Gold;

      Scent: Nice sweetness accompanied by grassy notes complemented by malt and light fruits (peaches and pineapple). Very round and balanced. In the background sherry and a delicate pinch of salt;
    • Taste
      Taste: sweet and fruity. Soon pepper is added and becomes malty. This sweetness always remains present. Later sprinkled a dash of sherry over it;
    • Finish
      Finish: again sweet, malty, fruity. A nice oak flavor appears.

  7. kanpai79 scored this whisky 83 points Specialist

    • Nose
      82 82
    • Taste
      84 84
    • Finish
      82 82

  8. Dris scored this whisky 84 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      83 83
    • Taste
      85 85
    • Finish
      82 82


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