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Glenburgie 1995 vW

Overall rating
86.67/100
votes
38
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
van Wees (vW)
Bottling serie
The Ultimate
Vintage
13.06.1995
Bottled
26.10.2015
Stated Age
20 years old
Casktype
Hogshead
Casknumber
6476
Number of bottles
347
Strength
46.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
18 Nov 2015 11:18 am by RoyC
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 57.81

38 × member ratings

Level Username Rating
Administrator RoyalScotsman
88
Connoisseur mer1973
88
Expert Senior bestofwhiskies.com
88
Connoisseur JacobaEd
88
Expert Senior Defeatless
88
Member Senior Jean64
88
Expert Senior Opeth83
88
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88
Expert Senior tromby
88
Expert Senior ovanpuyvelde
88
Member Junior Thibaut
88
Member Senior MisterMonkeyDonkey
88
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88
Specialist KayMeertens
88
Expert Senior WhiskyTrail
88
Expert Senior gerrit de guru
88
Connoisseur squaadgras
87
Connoisseur Daan Tje
87
Connoisseur ctu
87
Specialist Isonone
87
Connoisseur adrenalin
87
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87
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87
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85
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84
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84
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84
Expert Senior Jeep51
83
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82

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Average 4 x 25 rates

Nose
1
Taste
1
Finish
1
Balance
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Category Rating
Nose
21
Taste
21
Finish
21
Balance
21

Tastingtags

10 Notes

Jeep51
Expert Senior Jeep51 Tasting note
11 Mar 2018 6:13 pm
Jeep51 gave this whisky 83 points
Color
Pale gold
Nose

Assez timide. Il y a quelques fruits frais qui sont bien là mais qu’il faut aller chercher. Un peu de vin liquoreux et d’ananas pas très mûr.

Taste

Réglisse, herbes aromatiques, menthe et un petit peu de fruits (difficile de dire les quels). Surement un peu moins timide que le nez mais on ne peut pas dire que ce soit super expressif. Quoique ça monte graduellement en puissance

Finish

Longue et plus intense

Comments

Pas simple à cerner. A revoir car le potentiel semble être là

BT2017 : https://www.whisky-distilleries.info/WhiskyForumBT/2017_6.shtml#glenburgieultimate1995

Opeth83
Expert Senior Opeth83 Review note
27 Jul 2017 10:07 pm
Opeth83 gave this whisky 88 points

Very nice full bodied Speysider, not overly complex but at this price a perfect daily dram. 

Weighted Rate
88.1
Nose
88
Initial taste
88
Body
88
Finish
88
Price
92
Presentation
85
Daan Tje
Connoisseur Daan Tje Review note
23 Jun 2017 11:12 am
Daan Tje gave this whisky 87 points
Weighted Rate
86.8
Nose
86
Initial taste
87
Body
87
Finish
87
Price
87
Presentation
87
My Collection
JacobaEd
Connoisseur JacobaEd Review note
22 Jun 2017 10:24 pm
JacobaEd gave this whisky 88 points
Weighted Rate
87.5
Nose
88
Initial taste
88
Body
87
Finish
87
Price
87
Presentation
88
My Collection
ctu
Connoisseur ctu Tasting note
23 May 2017 12:39 am
ctu gave this whisky 87 points
Color
Old gold
Nose

Vanilla pudding, mixed flower honeys, tropical truits and candied orange peel

Taste

Peach and orange, caramel, creamy vanilla, spicy oak and cinnamon

Finish

Medium length, fruity

Comments

Very good price value ratio and a sufficiently colorful palette!

mer1973
Connoisseur mer1973 Review note
20 Jan 2017 2:18 pm
mer1973 gave this whisky 88 points
Weighted Rate
87.7
Nose
87
Initial taste
88
Body
88
Finish
87
Price
89
Presentation
88
ovanpuyvelde
Expert Senior ovanpuyvelde Review note
16 Jan 2017 8:59 pm
ovanpuyvelde gave this whisky 88 points

Glenburgie never disappoints me! This is an excellent quality dram at a very affordable price: 20 years old for 60€ is money very well spent! Wish that I had bought a few bottles when they were still available. Very yummy!

Weighted Rate
87.9
Nose
87
Initial taste
88
Body
88
Finish
87
Price
91
Presentation
88
squaadgras
Connoisseur squaadgras Review note
05 May 2016 9:21 pm
squaadgras gave this whisky 87 points
Weighted Rate
87.2
Nose
87
Initial taste
88
Body
87
Finish
87
Price
87
Presentation
87
Defeatless
Expert Senior Defeatless Review note
25 Feb 2016 11:23 pm
Defeatless gave this whisky 88 points

Nose: Tropic fruit, ceamy vanilla, Mild parfume, candied orange peel. Some malt tones. This is a very likable smell.

Taste: Very fruity, canned tropical fruit. Vanilla, hint of oak, some fresh dried malt.

Body: Medium-full, little oily

Finish: Medium: Again very fruity, yet very pleasing.

Price: Absolute bang for your buck!

Presentation: As always with The Ultimate: Sober but decent.

Weighted Rate
88
Nose
88
Initial taste
88
Body
87
Finish
87
Price
92
Presentation
88
KayMeertens
Specialist KayMeertens Tasting note
21 Jan 2016 8:03 pm
KayMeertens gave this whisky 88 points
Color
Old gold
Nose

Whipped cream, peach, apple, pastry, vanilla, caramel, caster sugar, honey, peanut and tea. Eventually some grapefruit.

Taste

Peach, caramel, honey, pastry, whipped cream, vanilla, peanut, cinnamon, almond, orange, grapefruit and spice. With water it becomes even more creamy. It can handle a lot actually. Lovely texture.

Finish

Peanut, apple, caramel, caster sugar, cinnamon, vanilla and banana. 

Comments

Excellent value-for-money. Beats cask 6489.

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