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Glen Ord 1996 BA

Overall rating
Single Malt
Blackadder (BA)
Bottling serie
Raw Cask
Stated Age
19 years old
Number of bottles
53.9 % Vol.
700 ml
Added on
07 Nov 2015 3:04 pm by RoyalScotsman
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 116,62

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25 × member ratings

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Whisky Reviews for Glen Ord 1996 BA

5 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 85.39 points

  1. Daan Tje scored this whisky 83 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      83 83
    • Taste
      83 83
    • Finish
      80 80

  2. recursiewhisky scored this whisky 81 points Expert Senior

    This is the first Glen Ord I have in my glas and I have to say this is quite nice. It’s a powerful whisky with subtle flavours, this might sound as a contradiction but in this case it’s true. The alcohol has quite a bite but the sweet (slightly sour) fruity flavours are restrained and subtle. It has an silky mouthfeel and the sweet fruits nicely come through in the finish.
    • Nose
      A sweet, subtle and seductive whisky with aromas of dried flowers, acacia honey, damp cellar, lemon juice, lemon zest, grapes, white wine, olive oil, vegetable tones, candied ginger, toasted oak, apple, blossom, butter, hint of butter milk, potato peels, vanille and subtle oak. 
    • Taste
      A rich, full, powerful and sweet whisky with aromas of pepper, ginger, honey, floral tones, apricots, apple, unripe pear, candied pineapple, tannins, earthy tones, fennel, orange peel, grapefruit peel, vanille, grapes and subtle oak.
    • Finish
      A medium and slightly drying finish with aromas of pepper, tannins, citrus, pear drops, red apple, apricot, hint of cherries and subtle oak.

  3. r0back55 scored this whisky 80 points Expert Junior

    • Nose
      Strange smell of potatoes, alcohol, light aromas of rubber and peat.
    • Taste
      Peat, soil, some citrus, rotten fruit but also the sweetness of the barrel, honey and vanilla.
    • Finish
      Oak sawdust, peat.

  4. r0back55 scored this whisky 80 points Expert Junior

    • Nose
      80 80
    • Taste
      81 81
    • Finish
      80 80

  5. jazzpianofingers did not rate this whisky Connoisseur

    Just-whisky auction: Jan '16 £80


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