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Glenmorangie Dornoch

Overall rating
79.69/100
votes
15
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Limited Edition
Bottled
15.01.2015
Casktype
Ex-Bourbon (Am. White Oak) Amontillado Finish
Strength
43.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottle code
L60135
Barcode
5010494921090
Added on
20 Mar 2016 9:07 am by Schorsch
Colored

Average value

€ 75.75

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15 × member ratings

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Whisky Reviews for Glenmorangie Dornoch

4 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 79.69 points

  1. Dre73 scored this whisky 83 points Connoisseur

    Fresh and light, nose is the best part, body a little thin, in the finish it recovers a little.
    • Nose
      84 84
      Fresh and fruity, oranges, lemon, floral notes and some raspberry. Hardly any alcohol in the nose, vanilla, and some candy-like sweetness.
    • Taste
      82 82
      Light and pretty smooth, only a little pepper. Sweet, fresh, honey, vanilla, orange. A bit thin mouthfeel.
    • Finish
      83 83
      Still a little pepper remains, sweet and fruity, oranges, peach, vanilla and honey. Middle long.

  2. stefan_PB scored this whisky 83 points Expert Junior

    As already mentioned a good whisky ...
    • Nose
      82 82
      Sherry and honey sweetness in the beginning, some vanilla and wood, also a share of herbs is noticeable
    • Taste
      85 85
      Fruit sweetness and a little spiciness are tastable, a trace of caramel, a nice strong whisky
    • Finish
      83 83
      Medium to long, peel in the finish and finally a sweet that stays in the mouth long

  3. stefan_PB scored this whisky 83 points Expert Junior

    Good whisky, you can definitely try. Another variant that you do not know from Glenmorangie. Very beautiful and medium-long finish.
    • Nose
      86 86
    • Taste
      75 75
    • Finish
      83 83

  4. SAND scored this whisky 83 points Expert Junior

    (Lot 60135, bottled 15.01.2015) Tasted 6 April 2016:

    Appearance: Light amber / light tea colour.

    Nose: Not very pungent, rounded, butter caramel (but still rather dry), wood, spices, some fruitcake. Even just a few drops of water seem to literally water down the nose of this whisky.

    Taste: Fruity, a bit spicy, initially quite dry. Fruitcake, wood tannins. Not very complex. Sweetness arriving in the finish, which is long. With a few drops of water it retains and even increases its wood spiciness and the finish seems less sweet.

    Overall: Nose and finish are its best features. Add no (or very, very little) water to this one. Overpriced.
    • Nose
      86 86
    • Taste
      82 82
    • Finish
      88 88

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