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Glen Ord 1997 Arc

Overall rating
82.14/100
votes
30
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Archives (Arc)
Bottling serie
Fourth Release
Vintage
04.1997
Bottled
04.2012
Stated Age
15 years old
Casktype
Hogshead
Casknumber
800083
Number of bottles
64
Strength
54.2 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
31 Jul 2012 5:29 pm
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask Strength

Average value

€ 59,95

2 × in wishlist

30 × member ratings

22 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Glen Ord 1997 Arc

8 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 82.14 points

  1. ricallende scored this whisky 83 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      82 82
    • Taste
      84 84
    • Finish
      83 83

  2. ricallende scored this whisky 83 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      82 82
    • Taste
      84 84
    • Finish
      83 83

  3. Methorst scored this whisky 82 points Member Junior

    • Nose
      Fruity, citrus, wine.
    • Taste
      Light, pineapple, rainy day
    • Finish
      Medium, sweet tones of vanilla.

  4. Erik Elixir scored this whisky 82 points Connoisseur

    nice fruity bourbon cask
    a bit sharp whisky too me
    • Nose
      malty - grains, apple, orange, vanilla, nuts, pepper and coffee
    • Taste
      bitter fruits, pine apple, some smoke, spices, fudge and honey
    • Finish
      medium drying, spices, citrus - lime and vanilla

  5. MaltMartin scored this whisky 79 points Connoisseur

    Not a very balanced whisky in my view. Too much sharpness for me.
    • Nose
      Malty and yeasty. Herbal notes. Granny Smith apples and juniper berries. Cardboard as well.
    • Taste
      Very light and clean. Winey with a sharp spicy edge of alcohol. Vermouth. Some citrus fruit and smoke.
    • Finish
      The sharpness remains. Pepper. Aromatic.

  6. magic_slim scored this whisky 78 points Connoisseur

    Easy and drinkable, but nothing special.
    • Nose
      Mellow, herbal, smoky, with cardboard and licorice at first nosing. In addition I smell vanilla, dried pears and hints of mint.
    • Taste
      Dry and smoky (smoke from a blown-out candle) at first mouthfeel. A sudden blitz of toffee, then over to wood, hay and pepper.
    • Finish
      Dry and dusty.

  7. Sonett scored this whisky 82 points Connoisseur

    What I would call a nice dram with value for money
    • Nose
      Nose is finetuned and rather vague with malty tones with tendencies towards hay, herbs and finally a hint of vanilla.

      There is also a slightly immature nose but difficult to define and not at all unpleasant.
    • Taste
      Enters the mouth with a sweetness influenced by vanilla, then soft and elegant spices 
    • Finish
      Medium long going from fading spices back to sweet vanilla and ends with thin taste of almonds

  8. Lafroy scored this whisky 78 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      73 73
    • Taste
      81 81
    • Finish
      76 76

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