Glenmorangie 12-year-old

Overall rating
Single Malt
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Barrel Select Release
Stated Age
12 years old
Bourbon, 1st Fill Malaga Dulce Wine Finish
47.3 % Vol.
700 ml 750 ml
Malaga Cask Finish
Bottle code
L2397973 21/08/2020
Added on
19 Oct 2020 3:55 pm by whisk-O-thek

Average value

€ 80.92

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Whisky Reviews for Glenmorangie 12-year-old

4 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 86.40 points

  1. tangtang scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    quite tasty, not particularly complex, but quite good for a 12 year old malt
    • Nose
      very fruity, grapes, sweet, dried fruits, mint, very fresh with citrus fruits, later becoming a little nutty
    • Taste
      sweet, fruity, honey, becoming spicy, nutty, aromatic, becoming somewhat bitter
    • Finish
      Nutty, sweet finish, fading into bitter. Dried fruits in the background

  2. Numwierum scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

    Smell: Sweet, red grapes, plums, followed by a little honey and subtle mint.
    Taste: Intense sweet fruit aromas, raisins, sultanas and oranges. In addition to the sweetness, light spicy notes come through.
    Finish: Medium long, slightly spicy oak spreads out.
    Conclusion: sweet, fruity and without missing notes, bottled with optimal drinking strength but not very complex, simply a good drinking whisky!
    • Nose
      88 88
    • Taste
      87 87
    • Finish
      86 86

  3. AgentMunky scored this whisky 75 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      65 65
      6.5 // 6

      Kinda sharp and raisiny.
    • Taste
      80 80
      8 // 8

      Incredibly sweet and layered. Golden raisins for sure, also some mango or cream.
    • Finish
      80 80
      7.5 // 8

      Dessert-wine-like finish.

  4. whisky313 did not rate this whisky Specialist

    Glenmorangie Málaga 12 Years Old was matured first in Bourbon barrels and then for four years in Dulce barrels, a rare wine barrel used in southern Spain. An experiment that was successful.
    It is rounded off in barrels that once contained one of the rarest distilled wines in the world. Glenmorangie Málaga 12 Years Old is wonderfully sweet, with notes of honey and mild spices.


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