- Single Malt
- The Whisky Agency (TWA)
- Bottling serie
- Stated Age
- 35 years old
- Ex-Bourbon Hogshead
- Number of bottles
- 51.5 % Vol.
- 700 ml
- Added on
- 04 Mar 2011 4:05 pm
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56 × member ratings
46 × in collection
Whisky Reviews for Glen Elgin 1975 TWA
3 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 88.58 points
- [December, 2013] I found this dram in an advents calendar sampled by MaRa.
my old rating system (ten scales that translate into WB points: 50
- 66 - 75 - 80 - 82,5 - 85 - 87,5 - 90 - 92,5 - 95) I scored it 87,5. I took no detailed notes.
- This old Glen Elgin stood the test of time well. Around
The nose starts off dusty, as if I am nosing this in
the attic. Very
floral. Wild flowers in a pasture. Heather. Wood shavings. Beeswax. Green
banana. Vanilla and some nuts. Twig of eucalyptus. And surprisingly little oak. Becomes fruitier as you leave it to breath,
but never turns into a fruit bomb.
Glides gently over the
taste buds with a nice bite from the spices. Mint tea and some more wood. Hints
of citrus, that join the unripe banana. Powerful, but does not need water.
In the drying, medium length finish, the mint tea