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.
I POUR IT, I SCORE IT, I STORE IT
Blair Atholl 12 years old Flora and Fauna

Blair Atholl 12 years old Flora and Fauna, 43% abv

Fresh fruit, spicy apples bittersweet butterscotch on the nose. Caramel, soft spices, rich sweet oak and fruit on the palate. Sweet, spicy tang on the finish.

85
Jameson 18 years old Gold Reserve

Jameson 18 years old Gold Reserve, 40% abv

Pleasant soft fruit, mild spice, apple peels, varnish on the nose. Soft oak, dry fruit with edge on the palate.

77
Glendalough 13 Year Old

Glendalough 13 Year Old, 46% abv

Slow to open, gentle mild spices then light honey and mild smoke. Oranges and lemons emerge then gentle fruit and full round mouthfeel on the palate. Light yet complex.

80
Glendalough 7 Year Old

Glendalough 7 Year Old, 46% abv

Spices, oranges, cinnamon then a hint of almonds on the nose. Spicy, tangy fruit on the palate. Dry soft finish. Honest whiskey.

79

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