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Glenmorangie The Original

Overall rating 3 votes 82.00
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

one in wishlist

Member rates

23 × in collection

My 4 x 25 ratings

Nose
1
Taste
1
Finish
1
Balance
1

Average 4 x 25 rates

Nose 22
Taste 21
Finish 21
Balance 21

Tastingtags

2 Notes

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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