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Glendronach 1992

Overall rating
91.38/100
votes
52
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Single Cask - Batch 15
Vintage
13.05.1992
Bottled
05.2017
Stated Age
25 years old
Casktype
Sherry Butt
Casknumber
52
Number of bottles
554
Strength
58.5 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottle code
LL81144
Barcode
5060399685597
Added on
11 Jun 2017 2:25 pm by Roeltje
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 373,79

27 × in wishlist

52 × member ratings

140 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Glendronach 1992

7 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 91.38 points

  1. Kantenmechaniker scored this whisky 92 points Connoisseur

    Intense "red" on the nose, iodine, raisin skin, very concentrated, raspberry, furniture polish, palpable in the nose, creamy and oily in the mouth, dark fruit, initially light sweetness, syrupy, slightly hiding, spicy, oak, light dry, espresso, great mouthfeel, behind chocolate, slightly bitter, nuts, you have to chew almost, great!

  2. Lorion scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    Very nice and interesting at the same time! Surely only for barrel lovers and Herb nerds, but then very good! At the same time, it offers the sweet, pleasing aspects that make the whisky complex and interesting. I am completely satisfied, exactly my thing, maybe a touch tingling on the tongue. 89 points.
    • Nose
      91 91
      Sherry and lots of wood stick out. In addition to the typical dark dried fruit and pastries, I also take apple true - baked apple. Some sulfur lurks behind the fruit cargo. In general, the nose is rather dry, but some sweetness comes through again and again. The alcohol carries the whole wonderful. Now comes a leather chair, dusty, smooth and slightly musty.

      Water: Water raises the sulfur slightly, but only briefly, then it gets softer, sweeter and more fruity. The oak is something in the background. It reminds me of freshly baked baguette with warm plum jam! Sulfur comes through again and again.
    • Taste
      87 87
      Dry, very dry onset. Then coffee, oak and only with delay fruit and leather. The alcohol pushes, tingles quite on the tongue. The astringent feeling subsides and a fruity-seeming bitterness is formed, which becomes very strong in the after-taste. The wood rules the palate! So extreme I would not have expected it from the nose!

      Water: A few drops of water are incredibly good. Still powerful and intense, but at the same time also soft, the palate now comes along. The mouthfeel is less tart, but more fruity with developing sweetness, which does not make it to Nachschmecken. Leather takes over the dominance on the palate now.
    • Finish
      87 87
      Long, warm and bitter, the whisky remains in memory. Fruit and coffee fade together, very slowly. With some water, plums and fermented apples remain in the mouth and throat.

  3. Whiskeytemple scored this whisky 90 points Member Senior

    • Nose
      Clove, walnuts, walnut jam, leather, tobacco, dried figs, coffee, cherries, muddy strawberries, strawberry jam, red apples, remembrance of an old bourbon, blueberries, hint of dust, remembrance of El Dorado rum, overripe peach.

      With water - cacao desert with red fruits, chocolate, sweet orange juice, clove.
    • Taste
      Intense, spicy, sweet, chili, red and dark fruits, cough syrup with strawberry flavor, hint of dust, a bit dry, sweet dark beer, creme brulee or creme caramel. Espresso.

      With water - coffee, additional sweetness, chocolate and more red fruits
    • Finish
      Long. Strawberry jam, toast with strawberry jam, spices, chocolate with high percentage of cacao, red apples, tiramisu, red plums, sour cherries.

      With water - chili, tannins, more chocolate notes and hints of red berries. Nice oak influence.

  4. wisekycourse scored this whisky 90 points Connoisseur

    characteristic fragrance of Glendronach with strong spices, maderized wine on sherries and wood!
    a flat, linear side, almost too obvious.
    • Nose
      pronounced sherry, imposing wood, a little sulfur, dust, raisins and macerated ,.
      very spicy return, coriander, nutmeg and cooked orange marmalade.

  5. AlainMalt09 scored this whisky 92 points Member Senior

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

  6. Bravo122 scored this whisky 89 points Expert Junior

    • Nose
      89 89
    • Taste
      91 91
    • Finish
      90 90

  7. Amsterdam did not rate this whisky Specialist

    Batch 15 contains:
    1990 cask 7005
    1992 cask 52
    1992 cask 89
    1993 cask 43
    1994 cask 3379
    1995 cask 4418

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