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Overall rating
85.29/100
votes
12
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Gordon & MacPhail (GM)
Bottling serie
Connoisseurs Choice
Vintage
1974
Strength
40.0 % Vol.
Size
750 ml
Label
Old Map Label
Added on
21 Oct 2012 6:08 pm

Average value

€ 514,48

6 × in wishlist

12 × member ratings

35 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Banff 1974 GM

3 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 85.29 points

  1. Luigisim scored this whisky 85 points Expert Senior

    Nose:minerals and lot of fresh green apple

    Mouth: clean, maybe too much clean. Quite lightFinish: again light and not that long

    Comment: not a great edition, maybe too low abv. But the green apples at nose are worth to taste it

  2. Slick scored this whisky 80 points Expert Senior

    If you have this one, you might want to try it out on a summer night.
    Not so powerful as some of brown CC labels. It didn't disappoint that much, but it is what it is. A bit weak and not very complex, i suggest to try out some other Banff bottlings instead of this one.

  3. Cobo scored this whisky 90 points Expert Senior

    ... a lace part, in which I could get into it. In an elegant way very classic with the smoky-fruity nose and the delicate peat flavors.
    • Nose
      oh yeah .... that can be fruity, smoky, pineapple, but rather the dried, candied, very tender classic peat notes, the oak rounds off nicely here, I can not quite assign an aroma ... somehow juicy, fleshy, malty
    • Taste
      sweet, spicy, juice & power, just wonderfully full, somehow fruity with this beautiful smoke, Toffifee, hazelnuts, biscuit roulade with apricot jam, very light woody
    • Finish
      not as short as you would expect for 40%, warming, spicy, classic, with some ginger biscuits

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