Glendullan 12-year-old

Overall rating
Whiskybase ID
Single Malt
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Macdonald Greenless Ltd
Stated Age
12 years old
47.0 % Vol.
757 ml
82.3° Proof, 26 ²/³ FL.OZS.
Added on
22 feb 2011 1:50 pm

Average value

€ 348.70

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16 × member ratings

9 × in collection

Whisky reviews for Glendullan 12-year-old

4 users have left 4 reviews for this whisky. Average rating is 88.00 points.

  1. kanpai79 scored this whisky 89 points Specialist

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

  2. Dram Dracula scored this whisky 90 points Connoisseur

    My bottle is a 94 proof, 4/5 quart (757ml), PearTree Imports, Inc, NY, NY.

    USA uses imperial unit system (ie quart) prior to January 1, 1980, so this is a 1970's bottling, with 1960's juice (most likely)
    • Nose
      90 90
      Tropical fruits! Yeah! Not crazy fruity, but definitely not something you find in current bottlings of any distillery, to be honest. Very promising. I paid $170 in January 2020. Definite win. Dusty tin boxes and chalk and hint of bitterness.
    • Taste
      89 89
      Very SPICY -- the pepper dances on your tongue. You can just tell it's old. Dried black tea. Tannins. There are some old metals here, but the bright fruits... tropical in fact... are a bit surprising again. The fruitiness is not constant though... quite ephemeral. Mouthfeel is thin, but this is rather delicious.
    • Finish
      88 88
      A bit chalky and bitter at the end, with lingering spiciness. OBE.

      89 points for now. The nose is the best part, and it's very good. I may go 90 points soon.

      ** Sure enough, after about a year opened, the spiciness went away mostly. Solid 90 points now.

  3. Malt Hans scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    Bottled earlier than 1980.

  4. MaltMartin scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    A nice surpise. More assertive than I expected. Mid 1970' botteling.
    • Nose
      Malty, grassy and some fruits. Dusty and a little perfumed.
    • Taste
      Surprisingly round and sweet. Warm mouthfeel with a sharp edge (not annoying though). Some sherry notes as well.
    • Finish
      Long and firm.


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