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Glenfarclas 12-year-old

Overall rating
81.69/100
votes
115
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
12 in blue oval
Stated Age
12 years old
Strength
43.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
02 Jun 2007 2:33 pm
UncoloredChillfiltered

Average value

€ 68,00

5 × in wishlist

115 × member ratings

254 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Glenfarclas 12-year-old

12 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 81.69 points

  1. NamorX68 scored this whisky 84 points Expert Junior

    Blindverkostung
    • Nose
      full, sweet, sherry, honey, nuts, dark fermented fruits, orange and some oak. coffee
    • Taste
      soft, sweet, fruity, creamy, sherry, nut, oak but not bitter
    • Finish
      medium length, slight bitterness

  2. Feusi scored this whisky 84 points Connoisseur

    Brilliant bottle, very well balanced, perfect bottle for a perfect price.
    • Nose
      A spicy sweetness with nice sherry notes, some wood.
    • Taste
      Sweet and fruity sherry notes with a nice oak, really mouthfilling.
    • Finish
      Very tatsy bottling, sweet, spicy and long finish.

  3. Cast Olila scored this whisky 82 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      84 84
    • Taste
      81 81
    • Finish
      82 82

  4. robain scored this whisky 83 points Specialist

    • Nose
      84 84
    • Taste
      81 81
    • Finish
      83 83

  5. robain scored this whisky 83 points Specialist

    Its really plesent to drink
    • Nose
      Honey, spicy, maltiness - hints of sherry.
    • Taste
      Light body, not oily at all. Smooth.

      Spicy on the tounge. Honey.
    • Finish
      Some characteristics of wood. Still spicy. Medium long finish. Somewhat sweet.

  6. malthead-sven scored this whisky 81 points Expert Senior

    12-15 years, sherry barrel, 43-46%, maybe Glenfarclas or Balvenie, overall very balanced
    • Nose
      Blind tasting! Honey, orange peel, sherry, hazelnuts, a bit of peppermint, then later wood shades and dried fruits
    • Taste
      dry with sherry, tangerines, rather soft than strong
    • Finish
      sticky-sweet, with nutty notes, not very bitter, almonds, medium-long

  7. sengjc did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    Just seen a bottle bearing a 2008 bottle code.

  8. alectron did not rate this whisky Connoisseur

    This version is from about 2002 to 2007/8 ish afaik.

  9. dirkmemphis scored this whisky 81 points Moderator

    • Nose
      80 80
    • Taste
      85 85
    • Finish
      79 79

  10. Furtia scored this whisky 77 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      81 81
    • Taste
      78 78
    • Finish
      76 76

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