Overall rating
Single Malt
Scotch Malt Whisky Society (SMWS)
Bottling serie
Smoked sausages and curry
Stated Age
14 years old
56.9 % Vol.
700 ml
Added on
26 Sep 2008 5:19 pm
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 449,58

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33 × member ratings

26 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Longrow 1990 SMWS 114.5

5 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 88.84 points

  1. Tauti did not rate this whisky Connoisseur


    Longrow 14 yo 1990/2005 (56.9%, Scotch Malt Whisky Society, 114.5)

    Colour: pale straw. Nose: curiously cheesy at first nosing (Appenzeller, Fribourg), with truckloads of lemony smells. Very special indeed. Develops on lots of yeasty notes (fresh bread, mashed potatoes, yoghurt). A malt of its own kind, which I like very much. Mouth: beautifully complex – more complex than on the nose. Sure it’s still sort of austere, like most ‘unfinished’ Longrows, but it’s in a very nice way. Goes on with some lemon seeds and barbeque herbs… The finish is very long and quite farmy. A very nice one, but perhaps not for newbies. 90 points.

  2. dram-drinker scored this whisky 85 points Moderator

    • Nose
      87 87
    • Taste
      84 84
    • Finish
      84 84

  3. dram-drinker scored this whisky 85 points Moderator

    I would agree with hot curryish - not bad overall
    • Nose
      Indeed hot in the nose, ginger, wasabi, spices, pepper, whiffs of peat and smoke, little citric and honey - really interesting
    • Taste
      Punchy, fine peat and smoke, little fruity, melons, peaches, spices, hints of ham and bacon
    • Finish
      Long and burning, water recommended

  4. Missalotta scored this whisky 91 points Connoisseur

    This is a heavily peated malt from Longrow.
    He comes from a refilled sherry butt.
    The scent is peaty and medically with a touch of smoked sausage.
    It tastes like a hot curry.
    • Nose
      94 94
    • Taste
      92 92
    • Finish
      90 90

  5. Ras Mazunga scored this whisky 91 points Super Administrator

    Excellent whisky. Thanks Adrenalin.


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