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Overall rating
87.00/100
votes
34
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Daily Dram (DD)
Bottling serie
Eso Child
Vintage
1991
Bottled
2008
Stated Age
17 years old
Number of bottles
252
Strength
46.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
01 Dec 2008 11:55 am
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 402,60

4 × in wishlist

34 × member ratings

40 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Lochside 1991 DD

9 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 87.00 points

  1. Rien scored this whisky 86 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      86 86
    • Taste
      85 85
    • Finish
      86 86

  2. ColdAesthetics scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

    I like the idea of ​​Lochside that they have a nice mix of fruity, sour, slightly salty notes and are always a bit dirty, even this one does not disappoint.
    • Nose
      Nice sweet nose, lots of light honey, brown sugar, fresh apple juice, slightly sweetened lemon, tannins, sweet malt, cinnamon, white chocolate, lemongrass, some ginger, some grapefruit
    • Taste
      Nice on the nose too, sweet, slightly acidic and nice Power for the%, lemon drops, lime zest, mandarin fresh, green apple, grapefruit peel, lemongrass, granulated sugar, ginger, some white pepper, nice salt behind, sourcurrants, noticeable tannins for the age , some malt
    • Finish
      Dry, malt comes clearly to the front with a lot of tannins, some salt in between, the grapefruit and lime zest, medium to long

  3. lincolnimp scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    This is much better now, appears to be sweeter than before, worthy of a few more points 85 -87.

  4. stefsel111 scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

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

  5. JacobaEd scored this whisky 86 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      85 85
    • Taste
      86 86
    • Finish
      86 86

  6. tomy63 scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    pale gold color, beautiful nose with hints of butter and lots of fruit (especially peach, yellow fruits). Fruity mouth attack, peach, passion, end of mouth a little more on the cereal. Fairly good length but the finish is a bit younger and bitter than the attack. A whisky little marked by the barrel, which begins to develop beautiful fruity aromas, a pity not to have bottled a few years later.

  7. lincolnimp scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      87 87
    • Taste
      83 83
    • Finish
      86 86

  8. lincolnimp scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    I did not find this particularly expressive and found it a just a little too bitter for my taste.
    • Nose
      Quite perfumed on lemon, apple and a little honey with some floral notes.
    • Taste
      Bitter grapefruit and honey at first and it is drying.

      There is light sponge cake with buttercream.
    • Finish
      Longer than expected a good medium length.

  9. guerriero82 did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    Tastingnotes Serge Valentin - whiskyfun 87 points.Lochside 17 yo 1991/2008 (46%, The Nectar, Daily Dram, 252 bottles)  A late period Lochside, the wonderful distillery having been closed in 1992 and demolished around 2004. Look at the picture below, wasn’t it very ‘Neuschwanstein’? And the malt always quite princely? Colour: pale gold. Nose: as clean, crisp and fruity as Lochside could get, with something a little ‘Lowlands’ as often (Bladnoch, Auchentoshan) plus that extra ‘old Highlands’ kick that’s so trilling. It’s not a big nose actually but we’re getting tangerines, passion fruits, rhubarb, yellow flowers and fresh mint, all encapsulated in a light, refined oakiness (cedar wood). Hints of dried flowers (pot-pourri). A very elegant dram on the nose, kind of aerial but not really light. Mouth: assertive and very, very fruity, with a lot of orange juice and even papayas as well as notes of fresh bananas, the oak growing then bigger (cinnamon). The big fruitiness evolves more towards kiwis after a moment, with unusual vegetal notes (sorrel, rocket salad). Finish: medium long, more on strawberry drops now. And quite some kiwi! Comments: not as much a fruitbomb as earlier vintages but it’s still very fruity whisky with quite a body. We’ll always miss the very ‘unusual’ Lochside. SGP:641 - 87 points.

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