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Glenfarclas 21-year-old

Overall rating
85.52/100
votes
30
Whiskybase ID
WB54996
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
New Label
Bottled
2012
Stated Age
21 years old
Casktype
Sherry Cask
Strength
43.0 % Vol.
Size
750 ml
Barcode
088004033743
Market
us United States
Added on
20 May 2014 5:50 pm by erikrobb
Uncolored

Average value

€ 98.35

8 × in wishlist

30 × member ratings

111 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Glenfarclas 21-year-old

4 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 85.52 points

  1. VanOpek scored this whisky 85 points Expert Junior

    • Nose
      85 85
      very strong sherry, malty, cinnamon, gingerbread, complex and deep, fruits - bananas, caramel, toffee, vanilla
    • Taste
      84 84
      very sweet, sherry, spices, dried fruits, rich and rounded, hints of oak, herbal, very smooth
    • Finish
      85 85
      oak, sherry, herbal, warm and complex, a lot of oak, woody bitterness, citrus, long and ongoing, very pleasant

  2. Lu Cifer scored this whisky 86 points Connoisseur

    Aromatic with:
    Sherry, orange, fine wood notes, dried fruit: figs, dates and raisins. A hint of chocolate, spices, nuts, a hint of vanilla

    Taste:
    Warm and aromatic, initially slightly fiery and hot, spicy, oak, a hint of chocolate, barrel and coffee.
    Slightly perfumed, dried fruit, trace bitter, bitter-sweet-bitter.

    Departure:
    First delicate tart oak notes and dry fruits, then sweetish with sherry, dried fruits, a hint of chocolate, slightly malty, soft and long.

    Delicious!
    • Nose
      86 86
    • Taste
      87 87
    • Finish
      86 86

  3. MrRancho scored this whisky 82 points Expert Senior

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

  4. MrRancho scored this whisky 82 points Expert Senior

    Again a very good Glenfarclas!
    • Nose
      Sweet, orange peel, salt, honey, maybe a little vanilla
    • Taste
      Sugar, nut / oak, salt, iodine, slightly bitter
    • Finish
      medium to wood, oak, iodine

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