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Overall rating
84.94/100
votes
19
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Cooper's Choice (CC)
Vintage
1996
Bottled
2014
Stated Age
18 years old
Casktype
Sherry Finish
Casknumber
0545
Number of bottles
360
Strength
52.5 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
08 Jul 2014 3:55 pm by laboutiqueduchemin
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 115,00

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Whisky Reviews for Glenrothes 1996 CC

3 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 84.94 points

  1. dram-drinker scored this whisky 90 points Moderator

    • Nose
      92 92
    • Taste
      89 89
    • Finish
      88 88

  2. dram-drinker scored this whisky 90 points Moderator

    Really good if you like chocolate - I mean who doesn't?
    • Nose
      Intense, sherry, dried fruits, red berries, hints of glue solvent - not bad
    • Taste
      Oily, creamy, nutty, milk chocolate galore, hints of fruits, good sweetness - very good
    • Finish
      Long, warm, more spicy, zesty

  3. Calmar scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

    An extremely controversial mole - great taste / finish with a bright combination of bourbon and sherry - juicy, powerful, and completely killed fragrance - muffled bourbon motifs with sable sherry derivatives, the only bright spot is juicy berries; However, the taste / finish are worth it to forget about the aroma and drown in the berry-raisin.
    • Nose
        Open, wet, freshly cut wood, raw wood dust, solvent, raw peeled potatoes, furniture varnish, raw cut vegetables - carrots, zucchini, tomato; berry notes - raspberries and strawberries;
    • Taste
      Oily, dense, sweet-raisin, candied ginger, compote of berries - raspberries, strawberries, tropical fruits, dried fruits - dried apricots, prunes, dried pears.
    • Finish
        Continuation of taste - raisins, dried fruits, light berry notes, barely perceptible kvass and dried mushrooms; after some time comes into the arena soft, spicy and sweet oak, greatly enriching the finish.

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