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Overall rating
92.31/100
votes
75
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Single Cask
Vintage
15.05.1992
Bottled
10.2016
Stated Age
24 years old
Casktype
Sherry Butt
Casknumber
102
Number of bottles
575
Strength
56.6 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottled for
Celebrating the 60th Anniversary of La Maison du Whisky
Added on
15 Sep 2016 9:48 pm by Amsterdam
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 260,50

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75 × member ratings

110 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Glendronach 1992

10 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 92.31 points

  1. rdavek scored this whisky 93 points Expert Senior

    The best Glendronach single cask I've tasted. A beautiful blend of bitter orange, dried fruits, wood spice and a long finish with shades of chinotto. A perfectly balanced whisky.

  2. Segens scored this whisky 94 points Connoisseur

    the best Glendronach Single Cask I had so far!

    Maybe a bit overpowered by the Sherry Cask as there is not much of Glendronach left but it is simply a great cask! 

  3. Roland7 scored this whisky 88 points Member Senior

    Chocolate-cherry pie with spices! Rotten cherry, sherry, raisins, orange, buckwheat honey, cedar, caramel, cream, toasted crust, bitter, tobacco, black bitter chocolate, old lacquered wood, leather, truffle, liquorice. Hematogen?

  4. Kantenmechaniker scored this whisky 92 points Connoisseur

    Wow a really nice Glendronach, the standards are indeed good by the bank, but it starts then only really in the single Casks.
    • Nose
      Roasted nuts, sherry, dark fruits, nice spicy, oak, chocolate, espresso, tobacco, slightly floral, peppermint, the nose is nicely intense and the alcohol is well integrated, the nut flavors give the command
    • Taste
      strong onset, sweet with a potpourri of dark fruits, then come the roasted nuts, espresso, dark chocolate, then dry oak, slightly peppery, tearing, nice intense, the alcohol pushes the flavors well with water it gets a bit more supple, but no less intense, it gets along quite well
    • Finish
      salty, hanuta, tart, grapefruit, oak, long-lasting and warming

  5. Oliwhisky scored this whisky 93 points Expert Junior

    • Nose
      95 95
    • Taste
      92 92
    • Finish
      94 94

  6. KemmieL scored this whisky 95 points Expert Senior

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

  7. KemmieL scored this whisky 95 points Expert Senior

    Have tasted quite many GD from the 90´s. Must say this is a very special bottling :)

  8. lachaineduwhisky did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    Very vinous, chocolatey, round. In the mouth too. High level.

    Enthusiasm 4/5

  9. Bretorianer scored this whisky 93 points Expert Senior

    Tasting Note by LMDW (Whisky.fr):

    Color: orange-colored copper with old gold reflections. Nose: fine, racy. A superb rancio red fruit (currant, raspberry) and apricot gives a lot of elegance to the first nose. It evolves on citrus (orange, mandarin) and toffee. With vigor, it becomes gradually nobly spicy (saffron, cumin) and tertiary (truffle, mousse). Beeswax and encaustic notes add sparkle to the aromatic palette. Mouth: firm, authoritarian. The attack on the palate is so lively that you have to leave time for the taste palette to put itself in place. At this stage, we feel more sensations than we feel. When she decided to open, the mouth offers jumble: melon, candied citrus fruits, pears, red and black fruits, camphor, heady flowers, exotic fruits (mango), cinnamon, coffee, heady flowers ... Final: long, inexhaustible. Roasted nuts, crushed almonds, rhubarb jam, noble spices (coriander, cardamom), licorice stick, chocolate, new heady flowers (reseda, hyacinth) are linked body and soul at the end of mouth . The retro-olfaction is floral (tulip), minty and spicy (star anise, clove). The empty glass shows itself so heady that perfumes of camphor and turpentine emerge from the glass.

  10. Murmelkasten scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      92 92
    • Taste
      91 91
    • Finish
      88 88

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