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Glenfiddich 1937

Overall rating
95.58/100
votes
14
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Rare Collection
Vintage
17.07.1937
Bottled
24.10.2001
Stated Age
64 years old
Casknumber
843
Number of bottles
61
Strength
44.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
05 Jun 2009 8:26 pm

Average value

€ 127.500,00

25 × in wishlist

14 × member ratings

9 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Glenfiddich 1937

3 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 95.58 points

  1. Allandale scored this whisky 94 points Connoisseur

    Once and for all.
    • Nose
      Very huge bouquet . Newly dug peat. Burnt heather. Dried flowers. Old books. Leather and oak.
    • Taste
      Smooth, silky. Wraps round the tongue. Sweet. Perfumy. Toffee in icing sugar. Then treacle toffee. Creme brûlée. Toasted almonds.
    • Finish
      Long and warming, but very woody.

  2. Korre did not rate this whisky Expert Junior

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  3. Mr.Sandwich did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    Original tasting notes from the distillery: COLOR: Deep walnut brown with amber and bronze reflexes.
    Scent: Great and complex - strong oak, burnt heather with a little poached pear and chocolate toffee . Fruity-spicy notes of raisin, clove and cinnamon merge with a hint of leather and freshly roasted coffee beans.
    TASTE: Seductively soft with a gleeful sweet undertone. Cedar, oak and dark chocolate underline its elegance.
    SUSTAINABLE: A perfect finish - long-lasting, with distinct oak notes and a smoky component that blends into fruit bread and gives a cozy warmth.
    In the coronation year of King George VI. The contents of barrel no. 843 went on a 64-year journey. During this time, ten experienced Warehouse staff and Malt Masters of several generations took care of making the whisky the best and oldest single malt the world could ever taste. After 64 years, the angels had left only the small amount of 61 bottles in the barrel. His strength, one would think, would have been lost after such a long time. But on the contrary! The 1937 Rare Collection is unbelievably present and of unparalleled quality.

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