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Glenmorangie The Original

Overall rating
80.89/100
votes
11
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottled
03.05.2016
Stated Age
10 years old
Casktype
1st & 2nd Fill American White Oak Casks
Strength
40.0 % Vol.
Size
1000 ml
Bottle code
L 65679
Barcode
5010494560121
Added on
28 Sep 2016 10:50 am by SAND
Chillfiltered

Average value

€ 40,00

0 × in wishlist

Level Username

11 × member ratings

Level Username Rating
Member Senior SAND
85
Expert Junior JHS
85
Connoisseur toklian
82
Connoisseur alex..w..fan
82
Member Senior Yvesss88
81
Expert Junior Buzz
80
Member Senior djpb
80
Member Senior MTK
80
Expert Junior joerg.scheid
80
Member Senior Zoidson
78
Newbie getright
78

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Average 4 x 25 rates

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1
Taste
1
Finish
1
Balance
1
Category Rating
Nose
21
Taste
21
Finish
21
Balance
21

Tastingtags

5 Notes

joerg.scheid
Expert Junior joerg.scheid Review note
09 Jan 2018 7:20 am
joerg.scheid gave this whisky 80 points
Weighted Rate
79.5
Nose
79
Initial taste
78
Body
81
Finish
78
Price
81
Presentation
82
joerg.scheid
Expert Junior joerg.scheid Tasting note
09 Jan 2018 7:32 am
joerg.scheid gave this whisky 80 points
Color
Pale straw
Nose

Süße, Vanille, Zitrus, Grasige Noten mit Karamell, Marzipan und Trockenfrüchten (Pflaume)

Taste

Honig, Zitrus, Mandeln, fruchtig mild und harmonisch

Finish

Würzige fruchtige Noten mit Süße, später trocken mit Kaffeenoten, mittellanger Abgang.

Comments

Schöner Einsteiger-Malt

SAND
Member Senior SAND Review note
09 Nov 2017 1:07 pm
SAND gave this whisky 85 points

Nose: Very fruity with peaches, bananas and apples. Sweet cereal and vanilla (86p).

Taste: Round, quite melllow, some fruitiness, cereal and milk, slightly creamy texture, a hint of vanilla and white chocolate. Slightly burning finish. (84p.)

Takes a little water quite well (despite the low ABV). Total score 85 points.

Weighted Rate
85
Nose
86
Initial taste
84
Body
87
Finish
80
Price
88
Presentation
88
JHS
Expert Junior JHS Review note
12 Apr 2017 6:50 pm
JHS gave this whisky 85 points
Weighted Rate
84.6
Nose
87
Initial taste
84
Body
82
Finish
85
Price
85
Presentation
85
JHS
Expert Junior JHS Tasting note
12 Apr 2017 6:20 pm
JHS gave this whisky 85 points
Color
Yellow gold
Nose

very delicate; slight sweetness; citrus notes; lemon; lime; tangerine; apples; pears; peach; dried fruits in the backround; slight spices; hints of oak; overall a good, complex and mellow nose

Taste

very mild/mellow; sweet barley; slight vanilla; (dryed) fruits; nuts; after some time more exotic flavors like coconut; very smooth and mellow although the lack of %vol is noticable

Finish

oak; spices more dominant; hints of chocolate; sweetness in the backround; (bitter) friuts; hints of coffee; nuts; surprisingly intense and long finish

Comments

overall a very smooth, mellow and mature single malt that is easy to drink and only show's weakness on th palat

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