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Oban 1962 GM

Overall rating
88.96/100
votes
29
Whiskybase ID
WB9866
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Gordon & MacPhail (GM)
Bottling serie
Connoisseurs Choice
Vintage
1962
Stated Age
20 years old
Strength
40.0 % Vol.
Size
750 ml
Label
Brown label
Added on
16 aug 2009 4:43 pm

Average value

€ 719.50

7 × in wishlist

29 × member ratings

16 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Oban 1962 GM

5 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 88.96 points

  1. LiquidThoughts scored this whisky 89 points Connoisseur

    Very nicely aromatic, almost not noticing how long it has been in the bottle, the finish lacks a little stamina with the 40% of course.
    • Nose
      Ingenious aromas, virtually no OBF despite being bottled in 1982, deep, various dried fruits, peach, apricot, honey, nice note of wax, candied ginger, very full for 40%, blindly estimated at 46-48%, candied light nuts, pear and a hint Salt
    • Taste
      Peach, wax, nice salt and oak, hint of dusty but well within the range, leather, apricot, honey, ginger, bitter orange, nice, subtle malt, quince, honeydew melon
    • Finish
      Quince, honey, very nicely polished oak, ginger, malt, medium length

  2. Astrid scored this whisky 89 points Connoisseur

    One of the few independently bottled Oban. The profile is pleasant and beautifully complex with nuts, fruit and oak. For the full review, go here: https://halbendrinks.de/2022/01/17/brown-label/
    • Nose
      90 90
    • Taste
      88 88
    • Finish
      88 88

  3. gerrit de guru scored this whisky 90 points Expert Senior

    Almond and custard in perfect balance with the wood.
    Remarkable full body.

  4. GLEN MAUR scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      86 86
    • Taste
      87 87
    • Finish
      90 90

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