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.
Bruichladdich Black Art No. 7

Bruichladdich Black Art No. 7, 48.4% abv

Rum, raisins, sherry, sweet almonds, mild oak, apples and caramel on the nose. Buttery fruity sherry mouthfeel. Luscious sherry, red fruit, toffee and a hint of mint on the palate. Amazing long fulsome fruity finish.

90
Bruichladdich The Laddie Classic

Bruichladdich The Laddie Classic, 50% abv

Sweet, Granny Smith apples, vanilla and honey on the nose. Dry cereal mouthfeel. Acerbic at outset then tangy fruit and honey on the palate. Medium tangy dry finish.

79
Old Ballantruan 'The Peated Malt'

Old Ballantruan 'The Peated Malt', 50% abv

Peat fire, smoke, almonds and sherry on the nose. Gentle peaty fruity mouthfeel . Sweet red fruit, in your face peat on the palate, Medium smoky gentle peat on s medium finish,

79
Glencadam Origins 1825

Glencadam Origins 1825, 40% abv

Pears, bananas, pineapple and vanilla aromas on the nose. Creamy sweet mouthfeel. Tropical fruit dominates the palate. Simple. Straightforward. Sweet pears and honey on a medium short finish.

78

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