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Overall rating
88.61/100
votes
25
Whiskybase ID
WB54699
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Malts of Scotland (MoS)
Bottling serie
World Single Malt
Vintage
1998
Bottled
2014
Stated Age
16 years old
Casktype
Sherry Hogshead
Casknumber
MoS 14013
Number of bottles
245
Strength
49.3 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottled for
World of Single Malts
Added on
15 May 2014 7:56 am by XVII
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 139.90

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Whisky Reviews for Glengoyne 1998 MoS

3 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 88.61 points

  1. Xaver did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    Personally, I found the endgeil and the sample was rucki zucki empty.
    • Nose
      Colour:
      red-brown

      Nose:
      If you hold your nose a little farther from the glass, it smells like Haribo Cola. If you go closer, comes a dirty, fat Sherryote.
      White spirit, some oil and artificial lemon flavor. Acid cucumber water, moist tobacco, leather, some maggi and peppered orange. With some time in the glass comes cherry liqueur, chocolate and plum spirit. If the right air gets, the much sweeter with sugar-sweet forest berry jam. The fruit is now more in the cooked direction.
    • Taste
      Whoa ... what a spicy, sweet bastard. I'm up to it. The tastes really dirty. : Love:
      Now again for the lunch program ...
      Spicy, dry onset. Typical sherry flavors ... then ... Maggi, soup bouillon cubes, juicy orange, herbal liqueur, chocolate, some roasted almonds, tobacco, leather, sweetened herbal tea, cooked fruits. Becomes very creamy in the mouth.
    • Finish
      Long and spicy. This dirty charm remains and at the end much sweeter and creamier. At the end there is a taste of sweetened espresso and cherry liqueur.

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

    This Whisky was sold for 215 € at Whiskyauction in June 2015

  3. boborban scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

    sergeColour: deep amber. Nose: an unusual one again. Starts with cooked vegetables
    and some wax, chlorophyll, marzipan, bitter oranges, walnuts… A little mud as
    well, leather polish… Not classic this time, the jury’s still out. Having said
    that, I adore these touches of hay and rhubarb wine that rise up after a few
    minutes, as well as the notes of elderberries. Mouth: ah. It’s earthy sherry
    this time, wilder than the others, with some tobacco, then a little Chinese plum
    sauce (for Peking duck), orange liqueurs, notes of leather, tobacco, chocolate…
    A little rough, maybe, but all remains very well in the best of worlds. Finish:
    long, a tad eau-de-vie-ish perhaps. Slivovitz-filled chocolate? Oak-aged sloe
    eau-de-vie (prunelle)? Comments: another one that’s just great, in my opinion,
    its just that some others were even greater in my book.

     

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