Overall rating
89.63/100
votes
32
Whiskybase ID
WB2505
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Signatory Vintage (SV)
Bottling serie
Cask Strength Collection
Vintage
17.12.1976
Bottled
17.01.2006
Stated Age
29 years old
Casktype
Hogshead
Casknumber
2384
Number of bottles
251
Strength
46.8 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottle code
6/0022
Added on
22 jun 2008 9:24 am
UncoloredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 380.78

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32 × member ratings

28 × in collection

Whisky reviews for Glenglassaugh 1976 SV

4 users have left 4 reviews for this whisky. Average rating is 89.63 points.

  1. Baanaanaabob scored this whisky 90 points Connoisseur

    hay, cereals, some tropical notes, herbs, vanilla, honey, white pepper, very good

  2. geriud scored this whisky 89 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      89 89
    • Taste
      89 89
    • Finish
      88 88

  3. MaltMartin scored this whisky 91 points Connoisseur

    A very nice and elegant Glenglassaugh with old-style fruitiness both in nose, palate, and finish. Those Glenglassaughs from the 1970s usually are a real treat. This one is not an exception.
    • Nose
      Starts with a gentle, waxy fruitiness of mango, yellow prunes, and papaya. Did I mention Reine Claude as well? Followed by some floral notes of orange blossoms, roses, and rhododendrons. Hints of chamomile. Fresh herbs of rosemary and thyme in the background. Lovely!
    • Taste
      Very creamy palate with hints of kumquat, kaki fruit, and pineapple. Peel zest and Galia melon slices. Later on plenty of bourbon cask characteristics of custard powder, creme brulee, and butterscotch. Honeycomb and a touch of milk chocolate as well.
    • Finish
      Long, with spices of white pepper and cinnamon. A little sandalwood. Whiff of eucalyptus at the end. Perfectly balanced whisky.

  4. Hvdree scored this whisky 90 points Connoisseur

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

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