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Overall rating
76.11/100
votes
92
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottled
2014
Strength
40.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Label
New Label
Bottle code
L420257B
Barcode
5010494508307
Added on
26 Jan 2015 8:30 am by zeb
ColoredChillfiltered

Average value

€ 22,47

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92 × member ratings

230 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Glen Moray Elgin Classic

13 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 76.11 points

  1. jankes scored this whisky 78 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      78 78
    • Taste
      78 78
    • Finish
      77 77

  2. TechnOBY scored this whisky 77 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      80 80
    • Taste
      77 77
    • Finish
      75 75

  3. AdamsB scored this whisky 74 points Expert Senior

    It is worth a try, cause the distillery sows its own barley itself, which results in a very creamy and butter whisky.
    • Nose
      73 73
      Fresh, malty, hay, lemon grass, oak, pepper
    • Taste
      75 75
      Lemon peel, vanilla, toffee, ginger, pepper, hay
    • Finish
      74 74
      Vanilla, citruses,

  4. Allandale scored this whisky 80 points Connoisseur

    Easy drink, no complexity.
    • Nose
      Rather closed, with just the malted sweetness coming through.
    • Taste
      Light, grassy and sweet with notes of green apple and lemon.
    • Finish
      Medium length and slightly drying with the lemon notes remaining.

  5. schengel10 scored this whisky 62 points Connoisseur

    A very simple, uncomplicated Single Malt!
    • Nose
      light citrus aromas, floral, malty, slight alcohol note;
    • Taste
      Sweetish, citrus-fresh onset, slightly sourish aromas, marked youth, on the palate malty;
    • Finish
      a short finish with citrus fruits in the reverberation;

  6. WhiskyLovingPianist scored this whisky 78 points Connoisseur

    It’s time to embrace said ‘classic’, received as a Christmas present in 2016.

    C: An easy one ideal for home blending. Keep it open for a while and it’s not totally offensive, and begins to open into a reasonable sipper or hip flask option. Saying that, I gave this away myself.

    Scores a D[+]

  7. maltaholic scored this whisky 75 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      A mild note of oak barrel and delicate vanilla.
    • Taste
      Yes, nothing special. But the overwhelmed also no ... In the taste a little spicy, not very exhausting. Rather easy-going and soft. Very nice wood notes.

  8. Chicagoexpat did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    Gift set with glasses.

  9. sascuas scored this whisky 83 points Expert Junior

    • Nose
      80 80
    • Taste
      85 85
    • Finish
      80 80

  10. AdelphosHume scored this whisky 81 points Expert Senior

    A solid-quality, but young, single malt with strong initial green notes. As it opens, the quality of the spirit becomes more evident with floral notes and a bitter-sweet taste. I found that its green notes were never over-powering, and that it was pleasantly complex for its age.

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