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Glengoyne 1990

Overall rating
87.61/100
votes
20
Whiskybase ID
WB27835
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Single Cask
Vintage
08.1990
Bottled
07.2006
Stated Age
15 years old
Casktype
Sherry Butt
Casknumber
1520
Number of bottles
100
Strength
58.2 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottled for
Régis Whisky Mad
Added on
04 Dec 2011 9:02 pm
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 150.00

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20 × member ratings

12 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Glengoyne 1990

8 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 87.61 points

  1. vlad78 scored this whisky 90 points Expert Senior

    Hot and deep sherry release.
    • Nose
      90 90
      The thick smell of plum jam, dates, cough syrup, spices and oak, a little nutshell.
    • Taste
      90 90
      Dates, dried plums and dried apricots, some dried apples, cappuccino with fat milk with cinnamon.
    • Finish
      89 89
      Sweet, bright, fiery, burning, very pleasing.

  2. Simon Stood scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

    A classic sherry bomb, perhaps a little less sweet as it might seem on the surface.
    Balance 22.5
    • Nose
      90 90
      Classic sherry aroma. Very powerful at first, let it breathe. After 10 minutes, the aroma is a mixture of overripe fruits with light creaminess. Overripe red apples, pears, passion fruit, passion fruit. Very powerful and intense. 22.5
    • Taste
      89 89
      It tastes the same variety of fruits with a little salt. Sweet, luscious, enveloping. 22
    • Finish
      89 89
      A very long time. Pepper, mint tart. 22

  3. alex..w..fan scored this whisky 86 points Connoisseur

    21 22 21 22 86

    There is a lot of sherry, tobacco-like, tasty although strong!

  4. Kovalyoff scored this whisky 90 points Expert Senior

    Blenders Glass.
    Excellent malt! A full range of sensations. And spicy, spicy and sweetness, fruity and cognac moronic ...
    Balance 22
    Total 90
    • Nose
      Nose: Goin's classic sherry nose, woody, leathery, tobacco notes wrapped in the sweetness of dried dates, figs and prunes ... dry citrus peels ... wine ... 22
    • Taste
      Taste: astringent, astringent, woody, lacquered, fruity ... Violent malt - will not leave you indifferent 23
    • Finish
      Finish: long-lasting, pungent, woody, fleshy with fruitiness, good 23

  5. funtik1975 scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

    22 23 22 22

  6. Kensay scored this whisky 90 points Expert Senior

    yes, there is woodiness in this whisky. But this is a completely different woodiness, not that young and dull rotten wood, here is a completely different woodiness - a powerful old oak, drenched in red wine and I really liked it. The nose is closed enough and the anticipation did not reveal the extravaganza of layers. But the body pleased, the nose and the finish did not go against the body, although they were not as interesting, the finish is not bad, but rather short. In general - a decent, interesting whisky, bright, not leaving indifferent, memorable
    • Nose
      89 89
      fairly closed, animal wool, smoked plums and raisins, attic dust, stale dried fruit
    • Taste
      91 91
      powerful, dense and viscous, old oak, raisins, tart red wine, figs, very interesting, unusual, dark chocolate and tobacco leaves, toasted nuts
    • Finish
      89 89
      dry, dried fruit with spices, old oak, wine notes, tart pear, dogwood, and tobacco with mandarin zest

  7. ALouis scored this whisky 70 points Expert Senior

    too oaky, too sulfury....

  8. st7 did not rate this whisky Connoisseur

    Same cask but different label -
    http://www.whiskybase.com/whiskies.php?merkid=74&whiskyid=13601

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