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.
Springbank 1997 Vintage

Springbank 1997 Vintage, 54.9% abv

Oranges, spices, cinnamon, white fruit and rich incense on the nose. Mild spices, fruit medley, intense bittersweet oranges, zesty caramel and ripe fruit on the palate.

Talisker Distillers Edition 2000

Talisker Distillers Edition 2000, 45.8% abv

Lightly peated apples, oranges, heather, ripe plums and salty grasses on the nose. Balanced fruit, spices, sweet peat, smoke, apples, smoke and caramel on the palate. Lovely dram.

Canadian Club 20 years old

Canadian Club 20 years old, 40% abv

Soft corn, cherries and light spices on the nose. Vanilla, rye spices, gentle smooth mouthfeel on the palate. Gret presence; cherry corn pop finish. Love it!

Gooderham and Worts 17 Years Old Three Grain

Gooderham and Worts 17 Years Old Three Grain, 45% abv

Very light spice, vanilla and toasty caramel on the nose, Soft toffee, pine cones and light spices on the palate.


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