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Overall rating
86.92/100
votes
81
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Murray McDavid (MM)
Bottling serie
Mission Gold
Vintage
1982
Bottled
2007
Stated Age
25 years old
Casktype
Bourbon / Cognac Finish
Number of bottles
1800
Strength
51.4 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Barcode
618105373709
Added on
06 Dec 2008 5:33 pm
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask Strength

Average value

€ 736.40

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81 × member ratings

112 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Linlithgow 1982 MM

6 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 86.92 points

  1. Jack Marinello scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      Patissier, fresh, vegetal (sap, pines), green fruits, spices
    • Taste
      Vegetable, a little green fruit, spices, malt, a little alcoholic, tingles.
    • Finish
      Very long, little bitterness.

  2. JacobaEd scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      88 88
    • Taste
      89 89
    • Finish
      86 86

  3. Man of Skye did not rate this whisky Expert Junior

    Whiskyfun:
    Linlithgow 25 yo 1982/2007 (51.4%, Murray McDavid, Mission Gold, 1000 bottles) Pure Bourbon? Let’s bring the house down! Colour: pale gold. Nose: this one is a bit more ‘neutral’ at first nosing and more marked by vanilla as well, but the general profile is quite similar. Less oily/waxy and rounder, but the resinous notes are soon to appear, as well as very great whiffs of crushed parsley and chives, dill, hints of pepper and wasabi. Also hints of pears and fur (chinchilla coat – whatever). Mouth: it’s much closer to the 1974 now, even if probably even bigger. Pepper, oak, vanilla, dried pears, almond skins and strong green tea. A certain harshness. Finish: long, bitterer now, with the oak’s sharpness lingering for a long time. Well, these two Magdas weren’t sexy at all but sometimes we do need a little... austerity in our whiskies, don’t we! SGP:361 – 88 points.

  4. Prof.Schoof did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    This Whisky was sold for 292 € at Whiskyauction in Jan. 2016and for 295 € in Aug. 2015

  5. Feusi scored this whisky 86 points Connoisseur

    Flowery sweetness, typical sherry notes and spicy oak. Very pleasant, complex, and the peat is found mainly in the long finish. Herbs and some bitter spices stay long on the palate, with around 50v% quite suitable for after dinner with friends to approve a sip or two.

  6. Furtia scored this whisky 84 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      85 85
    • Taste
      82 82
    • Finish
      85 85

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