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Overall rating
86.75/100
votes
10
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Gordon & MacPhail (GM)
Bottling serie
Connoisseurs Choice
Vintage
1974
Bottled
1999
Calculated age
24 years old
Strength
40.0 % Vol.
Size
50 ml 700 ml
Label
Map Label
Bottle code
IH/CID
Barcode
5020613180925
Added on
14 Aug 2007 7:23 pm
ColoredChillfiltered

Average value

€ 430,82

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Whisky Reviews for Balmenach 1974 GM

2 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 86.75 points

  1. Allandale scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    Body: soft and oily.
    • Nose
      Glazed  pastry. Savoury. Gingery.
    • Taste
      Expressive . Spicy.Phenol?
    • Finish
      Smoky, herbal.

  2. The Macallan scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    Enjoyed this great malt, even better then the 1973 from G&M. Taste great with an amuse from venision!
    • Nose
      Sweet estery, floral aroma's combined with a sherry fruityness, gentle on the nose, matured!
    • Taste
      Sherry start with some honey dried fruity like flavors wirh a light spicy sweetness.
    • Finish
      Somewhat sherry oaky drying start that fades in to an almost spicy finish.

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