Glenfiddich Select Cask

Overall rating
Whiskybase ID
Single Malt
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Cask Collection
Bourbon, European Oak & Red Wine Casks
40.0 % Vol.
1000 ml
Bottle code
L2X 7642 0612
Bottled for
Travel Retail
Added on
14 Sep 2013 5:12 pm

Average value

€ 50.43

15 × in wishlist

166 × member ratings

581 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Glenfiddich Select Cask

26 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 78.42 points

  1. fnk scored this whisky 78 points Expert Junior

    An order of magnitude weaker than a 12-year old. This drink did not bring any joy. I will not buy anymore

  2. Lu Cifer scored this whisky 82 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      82 82
    • Taste
      82 82
    • Finish
      81 81

  3. Kontra scored this whisky 80 points Expert Junior

    • Nose
      81 81
    • Taste
      82 82
    • Finish
      78 78

  4. Doldersumj scored this whisky 80 points Member Senior

    • Nose
      Ethanol sweetness with a small "tang".
    • Taste
      Gentle sweetness. Citric notes are present. And it stays gentle.
    • Finish
      Smooth finish. And just before the next sip, I taste unripe melon. Good start of the evening. 

  5. larswehmeier scored this whisky 80 points Expert Senior

    For a cheap duty free bottling in the liter bottle, all in all okay, but not a big discovery
    • Nose
      At first very opaque. Slightly dark sweet and oak. Then sherry tones. Takes a very long time to open up for me. Becomes sweeter and fruity and also slowly lighter. Grapes. Cereals, vanilla, light honey.
    • Taste
      Little alcohol. Mild mouthfeel. Oak on the palate. Chocolate on the tongue with a few fruits. Pleasantly cute. Vanilla. Floral. Some oak.
    • Finish
      Medium length. Juicy, does not dry out quickly. Chocolate.

  6. Georges scored this whisky 78 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      80 80
    • Taste
      78 78
    • Finish
      74 74

  7. Georges scored this whisky 78 points Connoisseur

    Bourbon and European oak and red wine oak cask
    married in Solera cask
    • Nose
      Vanilla, honey, coconut, malted barley, sweet, spicy (pepper, cinnamon), candied oranges
    • Taste
      Oily, creamy, spicy (pepper), fruity (red berries), oaky
    • Finish
      Rather short, dry, oaky

  8. Dre73 scored this whisky 79 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      83 83
    • Taste
      79 79
    • Finish
      79 79

  9. Dre73 scored this whisky 79 points Connoisseur

    Well, a flat whisky, a bit thin, could be a very cheap slip-on, if it were that its price would be a little higher than that.
    The advanced drinker will not find a lot of challenge here. Smell the best by far.
    • Nose
      Fruity especially, citrus / lemon dominates. also sweet, vanilla. Get a bit of a bourbon idea, corn too? And candy-like.
    • Taste
      Soft, sweet, honey, vanilla, caramel. Somewhat orange now too. Still flat and somewhat thin.
    • Finish
      Sweet, not very long, very light peppers, slightly bitter too. Somewhat grumpy now, and honey sweet.

  10. KOQ24 scored this whisky 61 points Expert Junior

    orange,ginger,honey,sherry,alcohol,pear,spices,butter,Blended Scotch graininess,cheap perfume

    alcohol,raspberries,rough maltiness,orange,caramel,pear

    Short and soft

    Way below the standard of the usual low price NAS Malts from Glenfiddich.This seemed clearly way too young for me.
    Glenfiddich 12>>>>>>>>>>>this
    • Nose
      75 75
    • Taste
      55 55
    • Finish
      60 60


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