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Overall rating
89.23/100
votes
188
Whiskybase ID
WB18934
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottled
2010
Stated Age
30 years old
Casktype
European Oloroso Sherry / American Bourbon
Casknumber
Cask Selection 00021
Strength
43.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml 700 ml 700 ml 700 ml
Added on
02 Oct 2010 2:20 pm

Average value

€ 903.60

25 × in wishlist

188 × member ratings

492 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Glenfiddich 30-year-old

15 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 89.23 points

  1. Likudi scored this whisky 88 points Moderator

    • Nose
      89 89
    • Taste
      88 88
    • Finish
      87 87

  2. Brunobaer1887 scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      90 90
      Green apples and citrus notes waft into the nose with a fresh tingling sensation. After a while the fruits become more yellow, mirabelles, renecloden mix with grapes and peaches. Walnuts and a very pleasant, unobtrusive shade of vanilla are added, reminiscent of freshly oiled furniture
    • Taste
      89 89
      Very pleasant mouthfeel, sherry comes from the side, then rum raisins and finally Italian herbs
    • Finish
      87 87
      The good drop lingers long and very pleasantly in the mouth, you have to try it - even if it is paid too well at more than twice as expensive as the 25-year-old not to say "too expensive"

  3. WhiskyFan2112 scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      86 86
    • Taste
      88 88
    • Finish
      86 86

  4. DenisLeonov scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    Balance (21)

    An empty glass smells of strong tea leaves ... (85)
    • Nose
      The aroma of honey, floral, apple shampoo, caramel skin, a lot of vanilla and varnished wood ... a little deeper milk notes (22)
    • Taste
      Sherry, spicy, herbal bitterness ... rounded but slightly liquid (21)
    • Finish
      Fruit finish, a bit of wood and leather, vanilla, varnish, herbal mustard, caramel (21)

  5. sagara-kun scored this whisky 86 points Connoisseur

    Rather nice but very simple.
    • Nose
      Apricot, peach, cereals, caramel, maple syrup, quince, light leather.
    • Taste
      In the mouth it is sweet and slightly watery.
      White and yellow fruits, light honey, cereals, barley
    • Finish
      Short final on cereals and honey.

  6. Calmar scored this whisky 90 points Connoisseur

    A beautiful age-old mole, slightly clamped, but complex and complex, aroma, soft, smoothed taste / finish - whisky with dignity and nobility, of course, of course, the price, the product is clearly overvalued in the market with all its pluses, the price / quality ratio not the best.
    • Nose
      Restrained, dry, woody notes - processed board, solid furniture, cigar box; creamy confectionery shades, milk chocolate, pre-foliage, new leather goods, apples, stain.
    • Taste
      Soft, enveloping, oak, lemonade, apples, creamy notes, light bitterness of young bark, cinnamon, cappuccino.
    • Finish
      Soft, spicy, fruit candied fruits, light berry sour, red orange, creamy confectionery shades, milk chocolate.

  7. MM-Speyside scored this whisky 80 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      80 80
    • Taste
      93 93
    • Finish
      70 70

  8. metropolis13 scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    Superb nose but the mouth is a big one underneath, to taste with aeration
    • Nose
      Melted but complex with odors of old furniture mixed with fruit (strawberries and bananas flambéed)
    • Taste
      creamy on the palate and more spicy and tannic than the nose
    • Finish
      a little too woody on spices and drought

  9. Jean-Brice scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

    a beautiful, very woody malt
    • Nose
      Melted, fruity, spicy, woody
    • Taste
      oily, very woody
    • Finish
      average

  10. franpincoffee scored this whisky 95 points Expert Senior

    http://whiskycast.com/ratings/glenfiddich-30/

    Like the Glenfiddich 12 and 18-year-old whiskies, this uses a mix of approximately 80% refill bourbon casks and 20% ex-sherry casks. The nose has walnuts, figs, nutmeg, toffee, and vanilla. The taste is very smooth and spicy with cinnamon, cloves, ginger, and vanilla. The finish is lingering with notes of brown sugar and ginger.

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