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Glenfarclas 1996

Overall rating
83.52/100
votes
23
Whiskybase ID
WB18849
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Christmas Single Highland Malt
Vintage
23.12.1996
Bottled
09.2010
Stated Age
13 years old
Casktype
Oloroso Sherry Cask
Casknumber
8366 + 8369
Number of bottles
1560
Strength
46.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottle code
L 17 09 10 13 07:45 BB
Barcode
5018066109662
Added on
25 Oct 2010 3:29 pm
UncoloredSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 90.00

4 × in wishlist

23 × member ratings

55 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Glenfarclas 1996

3 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 83.52 points

  1. ctu scored this whisky 83 points Connoisseur

    Vivid acidity and spiciness fights with sweet oloroso. It's an interesting piece.
    • Nose
      Sherry, plum jam, cinnamon, rum raisin. Touch of sulfur and phosphorus.
    • Taste
      Vibrant acidic fruits, tannic oak, pepper, red apple, lemonade and bitter liqueur.
    • Finish
      Medium length, sour, spicy.

  2. Furtia scored this whisky 82 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      79 79
    • Taste
      82 82
    • Finish
      81 81

  3. m884 scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    Nose: sherry, a bit wood, slight touch of sulfur but not negatively impacting, raisins, plum spread

    Mouth: fruity, sherry, plum spread, sugar water

    Finish: warm, sherry, cherry, raisins, marzipan, relatively long, hints of smoke, a bit tanins

    Comments: A rather good Glenfarclas and above their average. 

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