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Overall rating
78.97/100
votes
72
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Stated Age
12 years old
Strength
43.0 % Vol.
Size
200 ml
Barcode
5000281021904
Added on
28 Jun 2012 12:10 pm
ColoredChillfiltered

Average value

€ 15,58

0 × in wishlist

72 × member ratings

275 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Glenkinchie 12-year-old

16 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 78.97 points

  1. ArPeJa scored this whisky 66 points Member Senior

  2. WhiskyFan2112 scored this whisky 75 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      76 76
    • Taste
      75 75
    • Finish
      75 75

  3. Glen Krid scored this whisky 78 points Member Senior

    • Nose
      75 75
    • Taste
      77 77
    • Finish
      74 74

  4. peatbogger scored this whisky 79 points Specialist

    • Nose
      77 77
    • Taste
      81 81
    • Finish
      79 79

  5. peatbogger scored this whisky 79 points Specialist

    A Lowland, different but still on par with Auchentoshan's 12YO. Reasonably priced.
    • Nose
      Very fresh and floral. Soft vanilla and light grassy note. But the floral is dominant, saturated, bordering on perfumy. Some pure oak emerging over time. Alc is quite present even at just 43%
    • Taste
      A little dry sweetness, like chewing on fresh beech tree bark. Grassy with a sprinkle of pepper.

      Midway there's some more heavy notes like toasted dark rye bread.
    • Finish
      Still a bit dry, now with a little bitterness.

      Almost like sucking on whole peppercorn.

      About medium in lenght.

  6. cruelmonth scored this whisky 70 points Newbie

    fruit pie, malt, little bread ... firm
    • Nose
      66 66
    • Taste
      61 61
    • Finish
      72 72

  7. cask86 scored this whisky 75 points Member Junior

    • Nose
      76 76
    • Taste
      77 77
    • Finish
      75 75

  8. Whisky-ettenleur scored this whisky 73 points Member Senior

    • Nose
      Fresh and soft fragrance with a lot of fruit
    • Taste
      Taste is quite soft and a bit sweet. Little licorice licorice.
    • Finish
      Soft and fresh aftertaste

  9. Whisky-ettenleur scored this whisky 73 points Member Senior

    • Nose
      75 75
    • Taste
      75 75
    • Finish
      70 70

  10. guerriero82 scored this whisky 82 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      81 81
    • Taste
      83 83
    • Finish
      78 78

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