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Overall rating
91.54/100
votes
18
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Gordon & MacPhail (GM)
Bottling serie
Cask Strength
Vintage
13.04.1973
Bottled
01.05.2003
Calculated age
30 years old
Casktype
1st Fill Sherry Hogshead
Casknumber
3240
Strength
55.8 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Barcode
5020613543522
Added on
25 Apr 2009 1:27 pm
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 210,00

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18 × member ratings

9 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Longmorn 1973 GM

5 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 91.54 points

  1. KayMeertens scored this whisky 91 points Connoisseur

    Fantastic dram. 91/92.
    • Nose
      91 91
      Prune, mocha, marzipan, date, raisin, leather, apple syrup, pickle and grapefruit. A bit of paint and Cointreau.
    • Taste
      92 92
      Tobacco, raisin, prune, mocha, date, hazelnut paste and Moroccan spices. Spicy with a lot of chilli pepper. Dark chocolate and again that gherkin-like touch of sulphur. With water some cherry.
    • Finish
      91 91
      Hazelnut paste, tobacco, mocha and raisin.

  2. wisekycourse scored this whisky 92 points Connoisseur

    On the nose, grapes (white, black) macerated, crushed, a little fermented, tangerines cooked on the edge of the fire, well caramelized, coffee in return, then gingerbread impregnated with tangerine juice and a little concentrated vanilla!
    • Nose
      wood, moistened wood, wood soaked with vanilla, cinnamon,
      then creamy on the compote of tangerines, grapes, oranges cooked, with a return of mushrooms and slight mold.
      trace of leather sleeve.
    • Finish
      Intense, long.

  3. el Gato scored this whisky 91 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      91 91
    • Taste
      92 92
    • Finish
      91 91

  4. el Gato scored this whisky 91 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      Raisins, loads of it!! Barrel influence at first. Fades with time. Vanilla. Mature fruit. Jammy, Rum raisins. Christmas cake. Cinnamon
    • Taste
      Spicy. Raisins, oranges, dried fruits, Christmas cake.
    • Finish
      Long and a bit dry. Raisin. Cinnamon, cloves. Slightly oaky

  5. Hvdree scored this whisky 91 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      93 93
    • Taste
      92 92
    • Finish
      90 90

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