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Overall rating
88.19/100
votes
30
Whiskybase ID
WB18260
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Creative Whisky Company (CWC)
Bottling serie
Exclusive Casks
Vintage
28.12.1972
Bottled
2010
Stated Age
37 years old
Casktype
Fresh American Oak Cask Finish
Number of bottles
161
Strength
41.6 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
18 Sep 2010 10:38 pm
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 916.22

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30 × member ratings

30 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Glengoyne 1972 CWC

4 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 88.19 points

  1. el Gato scored this whisky 90 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      92 92
    • Taste
      86 86
    • Finish
      89 89

  2. el Gato scored this whisky 90 points Connoisseur

    Quite a journey here. Felt mouthwatering at first, and then a bit dry development. It flirts with some sherry notes at times, but it is really the more oaky notes that shine through. And I really mean that purely in a positive way! Cheers
    • Nose
      Cinnamon. Fruity, apples and pears. Oak influence. Jammy. Vanilla. Some pine and eartly notes. Raspberries. A bit minty. Hay with time. Marzipane to.
    • Taste
      Bubblegum hits you on first sip! Then vanlilla and cinnamon. 2nd sip, the bubblegum fades. More raspberries now, as well as apples. Hint of sherry notes at times. Oranges coming through. Peachy and a bit exotic with time! Delightful development
    • Finish
      Medium to long finish. The first sip was very short. Lasted longer and longer with every sip. Sweet spices lingers. Oranges. Vanilla. A bit dry now. Cinnamon really kicks in! A bit malty in the very end

  3. little_joe_e78 scored this whisky 80 points Member Senior

    Nose: Very fruity, really like a kick in the face are very sweet flavors therefore. The barrel of post-maturity has done a great job here. It reminds me gummy bears and Red Bull. There are classic bourbon-barrel flavors such as vanilla and toffe here. Palate: Here it falls off badly. The post-maturing could probably not help much here. He is sweetish, a little seasoning on tap. All in all rather weak. Maybe some alcoholic strength is missing here. Finish: Very short. I really wish I could describe more here, but I did not have much left. Conclusion: The nose is awesome. I have rarely smelled something delicious. Unfortunately, he can not fulfill the expectations afterwards. The whisky is ok, but I do not realize the 37 years and the PLV is just not good in such a case.
    • Nose
      91 91
    • Taste
      78 78
    • Finish
      75 75

  4. Ties scored this whisky 92 points Expert Junior

    • Nose
      92 92
    • Taste
      94 94
    • Finish
      94 94

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