whisky scores

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.
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Royal Lochnagar 2000 Distillers Edition

Royal Lochnagar 2000 Distillers Edition, 40% abv

Sweet, fish market, sherry, fruit, apples on the nose. Toffee, deep dark fruit notes, plums, light tannins, caramel and sherry on the palate.

85
Glenkinchie 12 years old

Glenkinchie 12 years old, 43% abv

Fresh, young, vanilla and caramel on the nose. Dry, edgy fruit, grassy and malt notes on the palate. Dry smooth finish.

79
Ardmore 12 Year Old Rum Finish

Ardmore 12 Year Old Rum Finish, 58.6% abv

Licorice, fruit and smoky vanilla on the nose. Tangy, mild sweet peat and apples on the palate. Soft peaty finish,

87
Glentauchers 2008 6 Year Old Octave

Glentauchers 2008 6 Year Old Octave, 54.9% abv

Oranges and dry fruit on the nose. Dry, soft citrus and red fruit on the palate. Soft dry finish.

84

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