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Glengoyne 1998 MoS

Overall rating
88.45/100
votes
31
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Malts of Scotland (MoS)
Vintage
1998
Bottled
2014
Casktype
Sherry Hogshead
Casknumber
MOS -ST002
Number of bottles
242
Strength
58.2 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottled for
Sylter Trading
Added on
01 May 2015 10:07 pm by Dagobert100
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 129,00

12 × in wishlist

31 × member ratings

47 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Glengoyne 1998 MoS

6 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 88.45 points

  1. wncvirus scored this whisky 88 points Expert Junior

    Nose: Sherry, chocolate, forest fruits, cherries
    Taste: A nicely folded whisky with deep notes dominating sherry with the addition of light spices. In the next approaches you can feel chocolate,
    Rating: 88 | 100 Finish quite strong with a sherry profile with the addition of black pepper.

  2. Scott McPollux scored this whisky 92 points Member Senior

    This is a great sherry bomb. I tasted a 2cl glass and experimented with water.

    After adding 3 drops of water, the pepper, alcohol and glue stepped forward. Not really pleasant.

    Another 3 drops of water made the dram sweeter, the unpleasant aromas stepped back, but were still stronger than undiluted.

    Another three drops of water made the dram really smooth, mellow, sweet and really kicked in the sherry, but lost on the spices and malty aromas.

    I prefer this dram neat.
    • Nose
      Plums, red grapes, "Rote Grütze", hints of glue
    • Taste
      again red fruit, sherry, malted barley, oranges, cloves and maybe a hint of cinnamon, Lebkuchen
    • Finish
      Long finish. The malty sweetness stays long and evolves to treacle, dark chocolate and hints black pepper.

  3. captain_k scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      90 90
    • Taste
      89 89
    • Finish
      87 87

  4. mm.binder scored this whisky 84 points Member Junior

    • Nose
      90 90
    • Taste
      80 80
    • Finish
      86 86

  5. Mr.Edradour scored this whisky 90 points Connoisseur

    Needs some drops of water, because the strength of alcohol is very present initially.

  6. Mr.Edradour scored this whisky 90 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      91 91
    • Taste
      90 90
    • Finish
      89 89

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