Macallan 1960

Overall rating
93.75/100
votes
50
Whiskybase ID
WB17533
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
80 proof
Vintage
1960
Casktype
Sherry Wood
Strength
46.0 % Vol.
Size
750 ml
Added on
10 aug 2010 8:21 pm

Average value

€ 4482.67

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Whisky reviews for Macallan 1960

6 users have left 6 reviews for this whisky. Average rating is 93.75 points.

  1. MaltMartin scored this whisky 94 points Connoisseur

    An angel on your tongue. That's what this old Macallan is. Nothing less, nothing more.
    • Nose
      Yes, yes, yes! This is so good. Dried apricots and prunes. Figs and dates. Raisins. Sultanas. Delicate dusty sweetness. Old furniture. Typical old nose.
    • Taste
      Very rich and round. Cherries. Kirsch liqueur. Some cooked apples and pears. Espresso coffee. Dark chocolate. Some smokiness at the background. A touch of dry peat. 
    • Finish
      Long and lingering. Cream toffee. Dry sherry. Little pepper and nutmeg.

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  3. sealgair scored this whisky 95 points Expert Junior

    You only get something like that in a glass very, very rarely. An angel in velvet trousers glides down the throat...

  4. Trivial scored this whisky 95 points Expert Senior

    Tasted at Walhalla of whisky 11/22

    Outstanding, malt history

  5. Dottore scored this whisky 95 points Expert Senior

    Tasted at Valhalla of Whisky in Regensburg 11/2022
    Outstanding whisky.

  6. Master Quill scored this whisky 96 points Expert Senior

    This was bottled mid 70's prior to the Rinaldi version. I liked this one a LOT better.

  7. GLEN MAUR scored this whisky 89 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      91 91
    • Taste
      90 90
    • Finish
      89 89

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