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Macallan 1978 SS

Overall rating
92.10/100
votes
22
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Silver Seal (SS)
Bottling serie
Single Barrel
Vintage
1978
Bottled
11.2003
Stated Age
25 years old
Number of bottles
236
Strength
57.3 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
02 Jun 2013 2:26 pm
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 930.00

6 × in wishlist

22 × member ratings

Level Username Rating
Expert Junior fop
94
Expert Junior snp81w
94
Expert Junior dsob1982
93
Expert Junior Unifasdor
93
Expert Junior Salzingberg
93
Expert Junior vandervelde
93
Expert Senior ChengA
93
Expert Senior Heller
93
Expert Senior erikb
93
Expert Junior mvangemert
93
Connoisseur SanctTom
92
Expert Senior FNA-Whisky
92
Expert Senior aby
92
Expert Senior Gedeon
92
Expert Senior whioli
92
Expert Senior Nanjing
92
Expert Senior bernicegordon67
91
Expert Junior Normandie
91
Connoisseur Mannix65
91
Expert Senior Port Ardbeg
91
Expert Junior zoomart
88
Connoisseur Georges
82

12 × in collection

Level Username Collection
Expert Junior angus67
1
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Expert Senior ChengA
1
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Member Senior Danielito
1
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Member Senior fewa
1
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Expert Senior FNA-Whisky
1
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Newbie Junglcmndo
1
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Expert Senior Nanjing
1
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Expert Junior Normandie
1
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Member Senior Olliver Tony
1
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Expert Senior Yuxan
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Expert Junior zoomart
1
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Hidden user
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Whisky Reviews for Macallan 1978 SS

3 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 92.10 points

  1. Georges scored this whisky 82 points Connoisseur

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

  2. Georges scored this whisky 82 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      Sherry, cocoa, chocolate, caramel, raisins, rum
    • Taste
      Sherry, fruity, coffee, caramel
    • Finish
      Long, sweet, dry

  3. aby scored this whisky 92 points Expert Senior

    nose: it reminds me very much of a rum (raisins, demerara sugar, Caroni), very good sherry, cocoa/chocolate

    taste: big sherry with coffee, spirity liquor and some dark fruits

    finish: big and lasting

    overall: an excellent Macallan and very different from the ones i know.  91-92p

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