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Overall rating
91.55/100
votes
63
Category
Single Grain
Distillery
Bottler
The Whisky Agency (TWA)
Vintage
1973
Bottled
2017
Stated Age
43 years old
Casktype
Barrel
Strength
50.3 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottled for
Birthdays United
Added on
29 Apr 2017 5:22 pm by Babelfisch42
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 225.00

25 × in wishlist

63 × member ratings

73 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Invergordon 1973 TWA

5 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 91.55 points

  1. checkpointuk scored this whisky 90 points Connoisseur

    arbe:
    gold
    Nose:
    Fruity at first, with dull aromas of leather, dusty books, rye and a little underlaid fruit gum. After a little longer breathing, the nose becomes more intense, the aromas unfold even better and the fruit gum minute is almost completely suppressed. A mix of green fruits comes to light with avocado, lime, gooseberry, kiwi and hints of sweet pineapple juice. The nose is rounded off with fresh mint, dull leather, cardboard, vanilla and caramelized cane sugar.
    Taste:
    Spicy, sweetish, fruity and slightly spicy. Notes of wood stain, cedar, leather, salt, pepper, chili and turmeric - getting spicier. In addition fresh mint, notes of grain, malt, smoke and now slightly sour to the finish.
    Finish:
    Pretty long - still provided with a reasonable spice. Add tart herbs, stinging nettles, fresh mint and juicy wood. The finale is kept green with underlaid sugar.
    90 points
    N: 91P / G: 91P / F: 89P

    https://kaypingers-whiskyblog.de/frontend/fullarticle.php?id=340

  2. wisekycourse scored this whisky 92 points Connoisseur

    price around 285eu. !

  3. wisekycourse scored this whisky 92 points Connoisseur

    glue, encaustic, woody, old leather, varnish
    creamy vanilla, very good nose!
    • Nose
      creamy, pastry, creamy
      vanilla, leather, glue, varnish
    • Taste
      malt, sodden noble wood, embalming, sweet liquor almost, sweet spices, genoise cakes, with its butter pastry
      delicacy of scents with return of dried and cooked fruits
    • Finish
      long, on wood, sherries, on glue, on encaustic trotting on an old armchair

  4. mds51 scored this whisky 92 points Connoisseur

    The nose does not really convince, but in the mouth .... just delicious!
    • Nose
      89 89
    • Taste
      94 94
    • Finish
      93 93

  5. hansverkerk scored this whisky 92 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      92 92
    • Taste
      90 90
    • Finish
      93 93

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