Overall rating
91.40/100
votes
10
Whiskybase ID
WB78255
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
The Scotch Malt Whisky Society (SMWS)
Bottling serie
Just amazing
Vintage
02.1968
Bottled
01.2007
Stated Age
38 years old
Casknumber
7.39
Strength
51.0 % Vol.
Size
750 ml 750 ml
Added on
13 feb 2016 10:13 pm by LF96
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

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Whisky reviews for Longmorn 1968 SMWS 7.39

One user has left a review for this whisky. Average rating is 91.40 points.

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    SMWS notes: 

    "This distillery was built in 1894, four years before its next-door neighbour Benriach. In this orange mahogany offering from a sherry butt, the cask has imprinted its DNA but the lightness of a superb whisky shines through. The neat nose has acres of fruit (pineapple, prunes, raisins), bags of nuts (almonds, Brazils), treacle toffee and some sherry. The main themes continue with water (mixed peel, Cadbury’s Fruit and Nut, Fruit Spangles) along with fudge and roses. The flavour is full-bodied and spicy (blackcurrant, treacle, liquorice, cloves, dark chocolate and orange). Fantastically rich, but wonderfully light and velvety smooth – just amazing."

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