Macduff 1967 DL

Overall rating
90.85/100
votes
42
Whiskybase ID
WB7728
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Douglas Laing (DL)
Bottling serie
Old & Rare - The Platinum Selection
Vintage
1967
Bottled
2003
Stated Age
35 years old
Number of bottles
528
Strength
53.8 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
04 may 2009 1:45 pm
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask Strength

Average value

€ 1170.89

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42 × member ratings

33 × in collection

Whisky reviews for Macduff 1967 DL

7 users have left 7 reviews for this whisky. Average rating is 90.85 points.

  1. pere scored this whisky 90 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      Sweetish, wood, fruitiness, wood wax, cognac, a bit winey, a bit of raisins, coffee, dark sugar.
    • Taste
      Fruity, woody, tanninic, a bit of fruity sweetness, spices.
    • Finish
      Woody, dry, spicy, a bit of fruity sweetness.

  2. Kalleholzbein scored this whisky 92 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      93 93
    • Taste
      92 92
    • Finish
      91 91

  3. dRambo scored this whisky 93 points Connoisseur

    Sherry dream but more of the Glenfarclas 40yo than the Glendronach style, very exciting, very tasty, barrel-dominated - that could be any distillery that can produce a virtually smoke-free distillate
    • Nose
      93 93
      A very complex nose - the first impression also goes a bit towards Grain (50yo +) or Cognac (40yo ++)

      sweet forest berries, pomegranate juice with a delicious metallic note with delicate sulfur deposits - no youth and no Stinkfehlnote, some burnt paper - if you smell the charred places - noble, yummy. Fine balsamic or tartaric acid, tobacco leaves with vanilla, wax and pleasant furniture polish, wood stain on natural oil basis, then comes more and more very smooth, lush, voluminous heavy sherry, he does not displace the other flavors - but he fills the scenery, this cocoa,
      At the edge there are hidden citrus notes, lemon zest, orange juice, bergamot, sweet lilac blossoms, chrysanthemums, geranium leaves, jasmine

      the nose develops from bitter to a symphony of flowers and retro refill sherry without junk notes
    • Taste
      94 94
      full-bodied sherry, with lively sweetness balance, delicate bitter oak notes, coffee with a lot of cream, dark chocolate, licorice, liquorice, malt candy, cinnamon, cloves, tree sap, tropical wood shavings, leather aromas - but no fuzziness or dryness, tobacco and pepper but very supple and without burning , Beautiful diverse wood flavors show up when chewing.
    • Finish
      93 93
      long - very long, fine dark oak, Christmas spices, dark sweet sherry, blackberries, blueberries, cherries, beeswax - sweet and bitter dancing on the tongue

  4. LiquidThoughts scored this whisky 91 points Connoisseur

    Which is difficult to evaluate because of the freaky mushroom note, even if you can not get rid of mushrooms at a 88, but everything still looks very noble and merges into each other.
    • Nose
      Rumrosines, dark tobacco, figs, pickled raspberries, dark honey, blood orange, sherry, black cherry, noble leather, cedarwood, Demerara sugar, sweet licorice, butterpopcorn, some vanilla in noble chocolate, nice dark and deep
    • Taste
      Pipe tobacco, rum-raisins, joss sticks, blood orange and dark honey, figs and liquorice, brown sugar and chocolate, then suddenly a mushroom mushroom grows like a house and takes over all the rest of the taste
    • Finish
      Boletus, cep, licorice, some dark malt, very dry, long, porcini mushroom

  5. Gondwana scored this whisky 94 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      95 95
    • Taste
      95 95
    • Finish
      95 95

  6. Sonett scored this whisky 91 points Connoisseur

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

  7. markkerr02 scored this whisky 91 points Expert Senior

    Test 073: Douglas Lain with Stewart Laing - 071006 The whisky tested: Glass 1 Clan Denny Caledonian 42Y / 1965 47.8% 0 points Glass 2 Macduff (Glen Deveron) Platinum 35Y / 1967 53.8% 14 points Glass 3 Macallan Platinum 28Y / 1977 48.4% 9 points Glass 4 Lochnagar Platinum 34Y / 1971 57.2% 20 points Glass 5 Glencadam Platinum 20Y / 1985 54.2% 5 points Glass 6 Inchgower Platinum 38Y / 1965 50.4% 19 points Glass 7 Clan Denny Blended Islay Malt 46% - Score Testimonials Per Eriksson Macduff (Glen Deveron) Platinum 35Y 53.8% Scent: Sweet sherry, fruits, raspberries, blueberries, complexes, some vanilla Taste: Tanines, oak, fruit, berries, very complex, chocolate Aftertaste: Very long, dark chocolate, fruit Score: 93 Testimonials Bernt Sjödin Macduff 35Y / 1967, 53.8%; Platinum Color: Amber - mahogany Scent: Dark, slightly fatty, dry, Christmas cake Taste: Full, dark chocolate, nutty, fatty Aftertaste: Long, chocolatey, weak fatty Score: 89 http://smad.se/provningar/Provning%2073%20Douglas%20Laing%20provning.html

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