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Overall rating
84.60/100
votes
45
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Gordon & MacPhail (GM)
Bottling serie
The MacPhail's Collection
Vintage
2002
Bottled
21.12.2015
Casktype
1st Fill Sherry Puncheons
Strength
43.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Barcode
5020613056756
Added on
07 Mar 2016 5:33 pm by mds51
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 52,90

6 × in wishlist

45 × member ratings

57 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Glenturret 2002 GM

18 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 84.60 points

  1. stefan_PB scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    Nice, interesting malt. Recommended.
    • Nose
      88 88
      fruity and beautiful sweet notes, sweetcorn, vanilla and honey, very pleasant
    • Taste
      86 86
      fruity and fresh, stone fruit, fresh grain, a somehow metallic but pleasant tasting note comes through
    • Finish
      84 84
      Long, a lot of oak with cereal notes and again this metallic, also quite pleasant

  2. gallfux did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    Ordinary malt. The sherry is not dark fruit, but rather yellow fruit, sweet and fresh. In addition a certain spice. Can you have a drink? But you do not miss anything now.

  3. Dhugal MacArdry scored this whisky 85 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      86 86
    • Taste
      86 86
    • Finish
      84 84

  4. peatbogger scored this whisky 81 points Specialist

    Bottle have been sitting half full for around 3 month, and it has mellowed and improved significantly. On first taste I don't think I would have given this more than 75p.
    • Nose
      79 79
      Apples, citrus and some sweet sherry notes.
      Light and very fresh, but nose to deep and the alc gets very sharp and tingly.
      There is a distinct floral note that I can't name.
    • Taste
      81 81
      Spicy orange.
      Some dark fruits and a little chocolate.
      Quite pleasant oily mouthfeel, still leaning towards dry and bitter.
    • Finish
      84 84
      The dry and bitter notes takes over in the finish, but it's somewhat saved by a very long and powerfull lingering of the spice.

  5. Moritz scored this whisky 86 points Expert Junior

    • Nose
      87 87
    • Taste
      86 86
    • Finish
      85 85

  6. Moritz scored this whisky 86 points Expert Junior

    Classy sherry whisky, complex. Simply very round and succeeded, in addition to the excellent PLV. That's fun!
    • Nose
      Sherrynoten immediately present, raisins, pleasant spice. Dark dried fruit, sweetish, the alcohol is excellently integrated.
    • Taste
      Sweet onset, slightly bitter, then chocolaty and oily. Stimulates salivation. It remains fruity sweet. Pleasantly complex and no false notes, all extremely harmonious.
    • Finish
      Medium long and fruity sweet, with a pleasant spice. Sweetish he remains present.

  7. MadScientist scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      88 88
    • Taste
      86 86
    • Finish
      88 88

  8. Schnappsdrossel scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    Delicious, interesting whisky. I like its price. 46% would certainly not have been wrong, but that's the way it works.
    • Nose
      Spicy-sweet, sage, ash, orange, crab apple, vanilla
    • Taste
      Soft and pleasant, "thin", oak, rose water, ash, green apple
    • Finish
      Coffee, a little Oloroso sherry, vanilla, Vollmichschokolade, apple, medium-long

  9. Dottore scored this whisky 84 points Expert Senior

    I like it a lot, 84 pts, the nose is best
    • Nose
      Net melon, apples, beautiful harmony of sweetness and sherry notes, "light" notes not heavy but fresh and fruity.
    • Taste
      very sweet with classy spicy notes of clove, vanilla and cinnamon. Again always elegantly fresh and slightly fruity.
    • Finish
      Quite bitter, cocoa and espresso notes, cereal notes. medium

  10. Joschbert scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

    Very tasty and round. Makes a lot of fun. For 43, - € great value for money
    87/100
    • Nose
      sweet, overripe apples and pears, sweet and sour apricot sauce, guava, honey, plum, slightly organic notes, cinnamon
    • Taste
      sweet onset, the 1st-fill sherry puncheons are noticeable, stone fruit, now darker like plums or cherries, cinnamon, slightly bitter oak, chocolate, dry sandalwood note
    • Finish
      delicate bitter oak, oranges, apricots, short to medium long

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