Overall rating
86.80/100
votes
17
Whiskybase ID
WB68045
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Gordon & MacPhail (GM)
Bottling serie
Connoisseurs Choice - Miniature
Vintage
1968
Strength
40.0 % Vol.
Size
50 ml
Label
Brown Label
Added on
17 may 2015 12:31 pm by Mini Whisky Bottle

Average value

€ 59.90

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Whisky reviews for Glenlossie 1968 GM

6 users have left 7 reviews for this whisky. Average rating is 86.80 points.

  1. daverdaz scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    1. Miniature was Megaaaaaa and got 94P
    2. Miniature completely different and rather weak 88P

  2. jrose scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

    Always nice to try such old school Whiskies, could have gone better with a higher alcohol percentage, the taste doesn't raise to the same bar as the nose
    • Nose
      91 91
      Very fruity, more apple pie than fresh, some peaches / apricot, slightly sour, deep but narrow in terms of variety
    • Taste
      85 85
      Same like nose but this time less depth (40% - were they still inside after all these years?), additionally wood spiciness, but delicate, not astringent.
    • Finish
      85 85
      Not too long for finish, same flavours fill the mouth as before, adding only a slight alcoholic note

  3. Slick scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      89 89
    • Taste
      88 88
    • Finish
      87 87

  4. Slick scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

    The typical G&M CC taste here & more... I like it. A recommended try.

    Usually, the G&M miniature range comprises of the mid-aged whiskies of certain years.

    Glenlossie 1968 can be found at this database bottled as 11,12,14 and 17yo.

    This mini surprisingly happens to be the 17yo version which I deem to be best of all 4.

    Good job on this one G&M.

  5. Hvdree scored this whisky 86 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      87 87
    • Taste
      87 87
    • Finish
      85 85

  6. JacobaEd scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      83 83
    • Taste
      87 87
    • Finish
      84 84

  7. Dram Dracula scored this whisky 89 points Connoisseur

    Very good nose, peaches and strawberries, with depth.... As for the palate, loses a point or two due to strength... it's a bit flat also but not metallic or cardboardy as sometimes can occur with these old miniatures, and it does maintain some of the its fruitiness. The finish loses another point or two, probably due to the ABV but it is by no means bad. Definite over 90 points or greater if greater ABV but alas, 89 points for me here. 

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