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Overall rating
89.61/100
votes
73
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
The Whisky Fair (WF)
Vintage
1975
Bottled
2011
Stated Age
35 years old
Casktype
Bourbon Hogshead
Number of bottles
224
Strength
41.9 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottled for
for 10th anniversary Whisky Fair
Added on
08 May 2011 4:22 pm
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 199,00

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Whisky Reviews for Inchgower 1975 WF

7 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 89.61 points

  1. lachaineduwhisky did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    Enthusiasm 4/5 Whisky n ° 1307
    • Nose
      Very generous in aromas for this title in alcohol. Herbs. Ah! it calms down, actually.
    • Taste
      Extremely fine, very delicate attack. Balanced, soft, not dominated by wood. White flesh fruits.
    • Finish
      Pretty cool. Some fruit.

  2. Maltburger scored this whisky 92 points Expert Senior

    06. Nov. 2012 - whiskyfun.com

    Inchgower 35 yo 1975/2011 (41.9%, The Whisky Fair, bourbon hogshead, 224 bottles)
    Colour: gold. Nose: it does have some kind of meatiness at very first
    sniffs, but after that it’s almost a bed of roses (virtually). Beautiful
    notes of passion fruits and mangos, seaweed, paraffin (good paraffin,
    not excessive paraffin), bracken, fresh walnuts and linseed oil. A
    perfect nose this time. Mouth: perfect, between tropical fruits and
    fresh herbs. Oranges, salted liquorice, lemongrass, oysters and lime
    juice. Just excellently pure and fresh, that is to say the exact
    opposite of the 1980. Finish: not very long but clean and, again, very
    fresh. Orange juice and fresh mint, with just touches of beer and again a
    salty tang in the aftertaste. Comments: a beauty – and the clear winner
    today. And it goes down a treat! SGP:641 - 90 points.

  3. Maurice_casqueteer scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      88 88
    • Taste
      92 92
    • Finish
      86 86

  4. The Macallan scored this whisky 89 points Connoisseur

    A wonderfull dram!
    • Nose
      Perfuming, oranges, lovely sweetness, candystore like
    • Taste
      Slightly sweet, fruity, warm, bitter
    • Finish
      light, tasty and sweet fruit

  5. Hvdree scored this whisky 91 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      92 92
    • Taste
      92 92
    • Finish
      91 91

  6. MaltMartin scored this whisky 90 points Connoisseur

    A fresh and lively Inchgower. Good cask selection!
    • Nose
      Lots of fruity sweetness of pineapple, banana and pear. Also mango and passion fruit. Some flowery notes. Very mellow.
    • Taste
      Very sweet again. Quite waxy and creamy. More vanilla and honey now. Custard powder and cake mix. Toasted oak. Also orange marmelade. Later on some grassy notes.
    • Finish
      Long. A llittle pepper. Bitterness developing into a salty finish. Liquoirice as well.

  7. magic_slim scored this whisky 90 points Connoisseur

    Nothing special but still a very good whisky.
    • Nose
      Mellow and aromatic with aromas of hay and a summer meadow. In addition there are notes of ripe pears, vanilla and green tea.
    • Taste
      Smoooth and a little dryer than expected but still pleasant. Notes of vanilla, green tea, a little malt and white pepper. Clean but rather unimpressive.
    • Finish
      Medium long.

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