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Overall rating
86.95/100
votes
21
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Gordon & MacPhail (GM)
Bottling serie
Licensed Bottling
Bottled
03.02.2015
Stated Age
21 years old
Strength
43.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottle code
03/02/15 AD/BACC
Barcode
5020613052178
Added on
17 Apr 2015 7:51 pm by Angelos
UncoloredChillfiltered

Average value

€ 114,18

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21 × member ratings

21 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Balblair 21-year-old GM

4 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 86.95 points

  1. RL_whisky scored this whisky 81 points Connoisseur

    This needs time. Very nice complexity, which reveals several layers over time. Sweet, light apple hint and banana start things out (the banana is far more in the background than with the 10 year old version).
    • Nose
      84 84
    • Taste
      80 80
    • Finish
      80 80

  2. Whisky-Tester scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

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

  3. ColdAesthetics scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

    A very nice Blablair, who at least 3% more would have done very well. But the fruitiness and mixture makes her a nice overall picture.
    • Nose
      Has directly a beautiful fruity sweetness with slight Esthernoten, mango, vanilla, papaya, Lychees, Birnendrops, of course, not very kräfig, unfortunately, only 43%, a little fresh cut flowers
    • Taste
      Mango, delicious Birnendrops, yellow apple with shell, very gently cinnamon and brown sugar, dried pineapple and apple, not too complex, but what he does, he makes very nice, yellow plum
    • Finish
      It gets fuller, dry-exotic, with a nice light spice, green and yellow apple, mango and some peppery oak, yummy, medium long

  4. WhiskyAgent scored this whisky 89 points Expert Junior

    immediately after opening the bottle, this dram exposes its sweet and fruity nose. it needs some breathing for the palate to open. palate honors the nose with a medium long finish. a beautiful whisky. 

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