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.
Glenfiddich 1968

Glenfiddich 1968, 45.8% abv

Fruity tropical praline, vanilla and light caramel on the nose. Soft, dry fruit, delightful rich tangy custard then fruit laden spices on the palate. Exceptionally well balanced. Lovely long creamy fruit laden finish. WOW.

94
Glenfiddich 1976

Glenfiddich 1976, 44% abv

Sweet, gentle floral perfume and soft pears on the nose. Tropical fruit,, mangoes, soft light ginger then a burst of floral bouquet on the palate. Velvety mouthfeel. Luscious long white fruit finish. WOW

93
Loch Lomond 19 Years Old, Old Particular

Loch Lomond 19 Years Old, Old Particular, 51.5% abv

Soft, sweet wheaty corn then red fruit and candied marzipan on the nose. Ginger, soft oak and fresh white fruit on the palate. Soft long finish.

88
Balvenie Single Barrel 12 Year Old

Balvenie Single Barrel 12 Year Old, 47.8% abv

Tangy melons and edgy pineapple on the nose. Dry sweet tropical fruit medley, spirited pears on the palate. Dry fruit with light grass on the finish.

86

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