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Overall rating
88.00/100
votes
25
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Adelphi (AD)
Bottling serie
Selection
Vintage
2007
Bottled
2014
Stated Age
07 years old
Casktype
1st Fill Sherry Hogshead
Casknumber
3529
Number of bottles
320
Strength
66.7 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
09 Oct 2014 6:52 pm by WhiskyLovingPianist
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 79.90

13 × in wishlist

25 × member ratings

41 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Glenrothes 2007 AD

8 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 88.00 points

  1. Hvdree scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

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

  2. dramspotter scored this whisky 91 points Connoisseur

    Blind tasting.
    • Nose
      heavy sherry, pencil shavings, high prickle, hint of petrol

  3. KayMeertens scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    Clearly less fudgy and fruity than 3525 and therefore a lower score, but for this age it's definitely a great whisky.
    • Nose
      Blueberry, marzipan, caramel, prune and minerals.
    • Taste
      Cherry, caramel, blueberry, mocha and pepper. With water a lot of almond.
    • Finish
      Caramel, blueberry and mocha.

  4. stefsel111 scored this whisky 90 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      90 90
    • Taste
      89 89
    • Finish
      89 89

  5. mr.p9 scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    this needs water!!!!! it will burn your taste buds away. but with a drop it becomes nice and sweet.
    • Nose
      88 88
    • Taste
      87 87
    • Finish
      89 89

  6. TheWhiskyAgent scored this whisky 92 points Expert Junior

    On the nose I get big Sherry, lots of dried fruit, raisins, prunes and some cherries (ever had dried cherries? delicious). Sherry-Monster in da House! Quite sweet with a nice touch of marzipan also some roasted nuts, perhaps even caramelized almonds. Some hay followed the appropriate farmy notes. Lovely! Taste: WoW, stunning arrival, huge volume (66.7%?), cherries and a nice round touch of oak. Very mellow considering the strengh, drinking this one neat is no problem at all! With water I get more Sherry on the nose but the punch in the arrival is gone. Noses quite flat now. On the palatte it turns more oaky and the youth becomes more obvious. There is also a sourness appearing in the arrival. Please do not water this baby, if you are scared of the strengh, let someone else try this amazing dram!

  7. Peter(TTMC) scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      86 86
    • Taste
      88 88
    • Finish
      87 87

  8. WhiskyLovingPianist did not rate this whisky Connoisseur

    N: Sherry, rubber, sweet vanillas and more rubber. According to Billy at TWE, this was the first bottle to sell at TWE show 2014 and the first to sell out. That tells you how appealing this whisky is.
    T: Sherry, leather, rubber, oil, spices, vanilla, toffee, caramel….
    F: Fruits, caramel, vanilla, BBQ smoke.
    C: Excellent, young and fun.

    Scores an A-/B+

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