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Overall rating
84.70/100
votes
25
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Gordon & MacPhail (GM)
Bottling serie
Reserve
Vintage
29.09.1988
Bottled
30.11.2010
Calculated age
22 years old
Casktype
Refill American hogshead
Casknumber
3664
Number of bottles
241
Strength
52.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottle code
AJ/AFGG
Barcode
5020613028777
Added on
30 Dec 2010 10:35 am
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 189.00

4 × in wishlist

25 × member ratings

22 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Glenlossie 1988 GM

7 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 84.70 points

  1. MaltMartin scored this whisky 86 points Connoisseur

    Very complex but also juicy Glenlossie.
    • Nose
      Fruity; oranges and tangerine. Delicate oak and sweet barley. Also some cardboard. Quite complex though.
    • Taste
      Clean with beeswax smoothness. Maltiness with a spicy edge of pepper and nutmeg. Some lemon. Cinnamon.
    • Finish
      Long and warm. Bitterness later on.

  2. St. Pauli scored this whisky 83 points Connoisseur

    The nose is the best part, the rest is somewhat dull. wood, wine and spice. Cereal notes are complemented by dried fruit (especially sultanas), leather, vanilla, wooden planks and nutmeg.
    • Nose
      87 87
    • Taste
      82 82
    • Finish
      82 82

  3. Hvdree scored this whisky 86 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      88 88
    • Taste
      85 85
    • Finish
      88 88

  4. KayMeertens scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    The average score is too low in my opinion. The finish and especially the great nose deserve more than that.
    • Nose
      Leather, lime, gold kiwi, toffee, beeswax, mocha, apple, hazelnut, orange, fig and bramble. A nice, mature nose.
    • Taste
      Toffee, lime, orange, mocha, beeswax, pepper, nutmeg, blueberry, almond and dark chocolate.
    • Finish
      Toffee, blueberry, mocha, orange, dark chocolate, almond and smoke.

  5. glenenz scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    I found this whisky for € 58.00 so price / quality topper. From the beautiful series of the Gordon & Macphail Reserve so it can hardly go wrong. Smell: full, waxy, fruity and ,, old style ,, I like it! Taste: the full and fruity waxy character stays intact. Vanilla, yellow fruit, light cinnamon. Finish: reasonably long and with nice interesting bitterness without being disturbing.
    • Nose
      87 87
    • Taste
      88 88
    • Finish
      88 88

  6. Furtia scored this whisky 83 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      84 84
    • Taste
      81 81
    • Finish
      85 85

  7. I_SPEY scored this whisky 85 points Expert Senior

    The nose has a very nice aroma, with oranges, leather and wax; the palate has oranges, ginger(hummm) and chestnuts, the finish is quite long, nice with notes of fruits and honey. I like this dram a lot! 

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