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Kilchoman Loch Gorm

Overall rating
86.73/100
votes
204
Whiskybase ID
40983
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
1st Edition
Vintage
2007
Bottled
2013
Casktype
Oloroso Sherry Butts + 2 Months in Hogsheads
Number of bottles
10000
Strength
46.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml 750 ml
Label
Black Label
Barcode
5060210700348
Added on
20 Mar 2013 7:28 pm
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 168.88

27 × in wishlist

204 × member ratings

690 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Kilchoman Loch Gorm

35 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 86.73 points

  1. Archer scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    Sulfur-sensitive people should keep their hands off this vintage from Loch Gorm. Although it is not excessive, it is already so pronounced that it can be perceived as dominating. If you accept hung sulfur as a characteristic of a whisky, you can't go wrong with it.
    • Nose
      84 84
      The Oloroso sherry barrels are clearly noticeable: raisins, dried dates and figs, nougat, marzipan and - a not to be despised note of sulfur that brings musty and musty barrel notes to the nose. Only weak peat smoke, it cannot really prevail against the sulfur note.
    • Taste
      84 84
      Also on the tongue clearly sherry-accentuated: raisins, fermented grapes, nougat, marzipan and clove powder. Here, too, the sulfur, which is a little milder now that the nose has already got used to it.
    • Finish
      83 83
      Short and concise, smoky, grape-sweet, a bit like dried herbs.

  2. Martin1965 scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

  3. FritzeKrautman scored this whisky 84 points Expert Senior

    very smoky whisky, the other flavors are neglected. But you can drink in between.
    • Nose
      85 85
      Clearly medicinal smoke, iodine. Getting sweet, vanilla, malt and ash. A trace of rubber
    • Taste
      83 83
      distinct smoke, some sherry, ash. Becomes slightly bitter. Alcohol involved quite well
    • Finish
      84 84
      quite long with smoke, vanilla, oak and ash

  4. Tom na Gruagaich scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    Clear, dirty, sweet sherry, a little gruff peat smoke. Interesting dram, but a little missing.

  5. Archer scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    Blind keys No. 5
    • Nose
      85 85
    • Taste
      86 86
    • Finish
      84 84

  6. lachaineduwhisky did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    Bacon and salt, fresh fruit and cherry brandy. Cereals. Allies gluttony and maritime side. Very young and fresh. Very fine, too. Salt supported in the final but without sacrificing balance.
    Enthusiasm 4/5

  7. whiskycuse did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    Tasting Notes:

    https://whiskycuse.wordpress.com/2014/02/05/kilchoman-20072013-loch-gorm-ob/

  8. Oloroso-Butt did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    • Nose
      85 85
    • Taste
      88 88
    • Finish
      89 89

  9. Daan Tje scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      85 85
    • Taste
      87 87
    • Finish
      83 83

  10. Landryn scored this whisky 84 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      84 84
    • Taste
      88 88
    • Finish
      82 82

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