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Overall rating
83.56/100
votes
20
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottled
2012
Stated Age
12 years old
Casktype
Bourbon & Sherry Casks
Strength
48.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottle code
L122171
Barcode
5010496002186
Added on
10 Jul 2016 12:17 pm by KonstUA
ColoredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 42,24

2 × in wishlist

20 × member ratings

49 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Glen Garioch 12-year-old

7 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 83.56 points

  1. Joe Karacho scored this whisky 86 points Expert Junior

    A nice uncomplicated entry-level malt with a good price-performance ratio, I am glad that I have tried it, but I would not need it again ...
    • Nose
      First, I have the otherwise typical for Bourbon glue, but quickly vanishes in favor of a nice baked apple flavor with intense caramel sweetness and a little oak, quite uncomplicated but delicious ...
    • Taste
      Oily, powerful, herbs and spices, dark fruit. Less sweet than the nose, but not less tasty ...
    • Finish
      Medium long and very dry

  2. Alois scored this whisky 85 points Expert Junior

    I like him because of his pronounced sherry and the dry profile with this great sweet.
    • Nose
      Fruity with oak and sherry. Very nice and sweet nose
    • Taste
      Dry, spicy, slightly sweet, fruity, full-bodied, lots of sherry, strong on the tongue but the oak is more in the subton. Later, milk chocolate is added
    • Finish
      Oak and fruit. Dry Sherrynoten. Long finish

  3. RR60 scored this whisky 87 points Expert Junior

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

  4. lincolnimp scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      86 86
    • Taste
      85 85
    • Finish
      83 83

  5. lincolnimp scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    With water :- The nose is more restrained but I think the palate is a little better, smoother but still on the fruity side with a nice dose of peat
    • Nose
      Pleasant nose on honeycomb, a little lemon, orange, toffee, caramel, buttercream
    • Taste
      Sweet with some peat and smoke at first. There is some honey, biscuit, cream, icing sugar, lemon sherbet, spices.
    • Finish
      Good medium length, just a little light but its lively.

  6. Zoltavar scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

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

  7. hs305 scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    [August, 2012]  Finally I emptied a bottle that I bought for 34 Euro in May, 2012.In my old rating system (ten scales that translate into WB points: 50 - 66 - 75 - 80 - 82,5 - 85 - 87,5 - 90 - 92,5 - 95) I scored it 85.  I took no notes.

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