Glendronach 12 Years

This bottling of Glendronach matured in a combination of the finest Spanish sherry casks (Pedro Ximenez / Oloroso).

This bottling of Glendronach matured in a combination of the finest Spanish sherry casks (Pedro Ximenez / Oloroso).

Details about this bottle Edit
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Glendronach
Scotland, Highlands
Single Malt Whisky
12 Years
43%
0.7 l
Original bottling
Sherry - Oloroso, Sherry - Oloroso, Sherry - Pedro Ximenez
Sherry - Pedro Ximenez
Chill filtration - Without Artifical colouring - Without
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Average tasting notes Tasting Notes
Calculated from 23 Tasting Notes
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Nosing
Sherry:
Sweet:
Fruit:
Vanilla:
Spices:
Nuts:
Ginger:
Oak:
Pear:
Raisin:
Oil:
Dried Fruit:
Berries:
Cherry:
Malt:
Honey:
Orange:
Zitrus:
Herb:
Blackberry:
Chocolate:
Cinnamon:
Peat Smoke:
Plum:
Alcohol:
Apple:
Caramel:
Coffee:
Cake:
Chili:
Fig:
Grape:
Green Apple:
Leather:
Nutmeg:
Pepper:
Herbs:
Banana:
Clove:
Dark Chocolate:
Date:
Grass:
Hazelnut:
Heather:
Lemon:
Melon:
Peach:
Walnut:
Tasting
Sherry:
Fruit:
Sweet:
Spices:
Nuts:
Oak:
Oil:
Raisin:
Vanilla:
Malt:
Cherry:
Peat Smoke:
Fig:
Caramel:
Dried Fruit:
Ginger:
Honey:
Zitrus:
Herb:
Alcohol:
Berries:
Chili:
Orange:
Pepper:
Chocolate:
Coffee:
Grape:
Pear:
Barley:
Cake:
Dark Chocolate:
Date:
Nutmeg:
Plum:
Apple:
Cinnamon:
Clove:
Green Apple:
Heather:
Melon:
Tobacco:
Herbs:
Finish
Sherry:
Spices:
Oak:
Sweet:
Nuts:
Fruit:
Malt:
Herb:
Oil:
Peat Smoke:
Dark Chocolate:
Pepper:
Coffee:
Vanilla:
Alcohol:
Chocolate:
Honey:
Raisin:
Herbs:
Berries:
Clove:
Date:
Heather:
Plum:
Tobacco:
Zitrus:
Almonds:
Apple:
Barley:
Caramel:
Chili:
Dried Fruit:
Ginger:
Grass:
Leather:
Orange:

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3.9 Rate
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Tasting Notes 23

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Tasting notes of SlàinteMhath:

03. Mar 2017
Pedro Ximénez cask maturation holds a certain magic that is hard to pin down, and combined with some fine Oloroso butts you get a true sherry monster of a Single Malt! On the nose, there is a nice interplay of intense sweetness and fruity acidity with pears, melons and hints of eucalyptus. After a rich brown sugar arrival, the taste gets more aromatic and slightly dry, featuring a pleasant oak complexity. The finish of GlenDronach 12 is lasting, delicate and chocolaty bitter. This malt is a keeper of consistently good quality and a better value than Macallan.
RATING: 4.0/5.0 ≙ 88 pts

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29. Oct 2016
15. Aug 2016
Nosing: Sherry Sweet Fruit Raisin

Taste: Sherry Sweet Oak Oil Raisin

Finish: Sherry Dark Chocolate Spices

Comment:
milkbonez
11. Jun 2019
Nosing: Sherry Dried Fruit Spices Cinnamon Nuts Alcohol

Taste: Sherry Dried Fruit Raisin Sweet Nuts

Finish: Berries Malt dry

Comment:
21. Dec 2016
Nosing: Sherry Fruit Vanilla

Taste: Sherry Sweet Green Apple Fruit

Finish: Sherry Oak

Comment: Medium long finish
Cdamiano
09. May 2016
16. Jul 2017
Nosing: Fruit Vanilla Oak

Taste: Fruit Vanilla Oak Sherry Ginger

Finish: Sherry Oak Tobacco Alcohol

Comment:
Highly recommended!
16. Jul 2017
Nosing: Fruit Vanilla Oak Caramel Sherry

Taste: Fruit Vanilla Oak Sherry Ginger Sweet

Finish: Sherry Oak Tobacco Alcohol

Comment:
Highly recommended!
Loadmasterdave
08. Dec 2016
TheJ
02. Jan 2017
Nosing: Sweet Sherry , Oak , Cinnamon , Nutmeg , brown sugar, mulled wine , Vanilla , red sort of Berries, cream Cake , Orange , and a hint of pickles.

Taste: Sherry Caramel Sweet Oil Malt Raisin

Finish: Vanilla Sherry Oak a bit of sourness in the back of the tongue

Comment:
Really woody but full of sherry sweetness. The more I nose it, the more I get; Great value for money; Would give it a 4.5 if was possible.
20. Apr 2016
Nosing: Sherry Vanilla Sweet

Taste: Sherry Sweet Oil Dried Fruit Oak Vanilla

Finish: Sherry Spices Dark Chocolate Nuts

Comment: great sherry bomb, nice finish for reasonable price