Glenfiddich 12 Years

With their 12-year-old standard bottling, Glenfiddich helped to establish the single malt whisky category worldwide. Today it is still the best-selling single malt whisky in the world.

With their 12-year-old standard bottling, Glenfiddich helped to establish the single malt whisky category worldwide. Today it is still the best-selling single malt whisky in the world.

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1820
Glenfiddich
Scotland, Speyside
Single Malt Whisky
12 Years
40%
0.7 l
Original bottling
Sherry, Bourbon, Sherry
Chill filtration - WithArtifical colouring - With
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Average tasting notes Tasting Notes
Calculated from 30 Tasting Notes
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Nosing
Fruit:
Sweet:
Pear:
Malt:
Apple:
Vanilla:
Oak:
Honey:
Peat Smoke:
Green Apple:
Sherry:
Alcohol:
Caramel:
Spices:
Chocolate:
Herbs:
Cinnamon:
Grass:
Nuts:
Pineapple:
Zitrus:
Berries:
Blackberry:
Clove:
Grape:
Hay:
Heather:
Medicinal Smoke:
Melon:
Oil:
Orange:
Pepper:
Raisin:
Tasting
Fruit:
Sweet:
Malt:
Oak:
Spices:
Nuts:
Pear:
Oil:
Caramel:
Vanilla:
Apple:
Peat Smoke:
Honey:
Sherry:
Alcohol:
Green Apple:
Herbs:
Zitrus:
Pepper:
Chili:
Almonds:
Barley:
Floral:
Heather:
Raisin:
Herb:
Cake:
Chocolate:
Cinnamon:
Dark Chocolate:
Grapefruit:
Grass:
Hay:
Hazelnut:
Iodine:
Leather:
Lemon:
Medicinal Smoke:
Orange:
Pineapple:
Plum:
Maritime Notes:
Finish
Malt:
Oak:
Fruit:
Peat Smoke:
Spices:
Sweet:
Nuts:
Oil:
Pear:
Pepper:
Alcohol:
Honey:
Vanilla:
Herbs:
Zitrus:
Herb:
Apple:
Chili:
Floral:
Green Apple:
Heather:
Leather:
Lemon:
Plum:
Sherry:
Almonds:
Caramel:
Dark Chocolate:

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Tasting Notes 30

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12. Mar 2016

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15. Feb 2017
Vinchook
02. Jul 2018
Nosing: With a pleasant nose.

Taste: Light character with a smooth taste.

Finish: Long peppery finish.

Comment: A great standard for whisky however nothing special. Easy to drink. Very accessible for a beginner to get in to as a first single malt whisky.
Nosing: ApplePearMaltVanilla

Taste: AppleSweetMalt

Finish: Medium with hint of spice

Comment:
Smooth, Light and Refreshing... everyday's whisky
09. Aug 2019
Nosing: FruitFruitAppleAppleGreen ApplePearSweetSweetVanillaMalt

Taste: MaltMaltFruitOakOakSpices

Finish: SpicesMaltOak

Comment:
Premo88
02. Jan 2019
Nosing: FruitGreen ApplePearHoneyApple

Taste: HoneyPearAppleGreen Apple

Finish: Oak

Comment: simple, easy drinking, no smoke or bitterness but plenty of fruit and sweetness
thepeanut
12. Jun 2016
05. Feb 2017
Nosing:Fruit

Taste: Spices

Finish: Peat Smoke

Comment:
Fruit
hunyorlacee
20. Oct 2017
Nosing: FruitAppleGreen ApplePearSweet

Taste: FruitSweet

Finish: FruitOak

Comment: I bought this to try out with lot of other single malts and it was the absolute winner. I loved the fruity taste and aroma so im sure that im gonna buy a full bottle of this. 4 star just bc these were the first single malts in my life and who knows... maybe betters out there :D