Scoring Guidelines

Scoring Guidelines

NO THANKS  0-49Will not drink.
DESPERATION  50-59Will drink in desperation if there is nothing else to drink.
OKAY  60-69Will drink again; it's an okay tipple.
GOOD  70-79Will enjoy drinking again; at the high end they are very good.
GREAT  80-89Will drink with great pleasure.
WOW  90-99Will savour every drop.
The Balvenie Single Barrel 15 years old

The Balvenie Single Barrel 15 years old, 47.8% abv

Mild sweet citrus moving to lemon lime aromas on the nose. Soft fruit, light floral notes on the palate. Gentle finish with hint of smoke and a wee bit of soap (not unpleasant).

83
Glen Moray 15 Years Old

Glen Moray 15 Years Old, 40% abv

Soft fruit aromas and vanilla on the nose. Round mouthfeel, soft fruit and mild spices on the palate. A lovely light and gentle dram.

80
Johnnie Walker Green Label 15 years old

Johnnie Walker Green Label 15 years old, 43% abv

Oranges, dry fruit, hint of banana and vanilla on the nose. Tangy then soft bittersweet floral and fruit notes on the palate. Dry, mildly acerbic fruit finish.

78
Lagavulin 1993

Lagavulin 1993, 56% abv

Sweet fruit medley, smoke, light barley, tarry toffee on the nose. Luscious smoke, tar, fruit, apples on the palate. Long rich tarry fruit finish. WOW!

91

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