whisky scores

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.
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Teeling Small Batch

Teeling Small Batch, 46% abv

Mild fruit, almonds apple varnish on the nose. Round creamy mouthfeel with edgy fruit on the palate.

78
Balblair 1997 Cask 1148

Balblair 1997 Cask 1148, 55.8% abv

Apples, hint of mint and spice on the nose. Gentle honey, vanilla then huge fruit on the palate. Mild tangy finish.

89
Glenfiddich 21 years old Gran Reserva

Glenfiddich 21 years old Gran Reserva, 40% abv

Light floral aromas, mild almonds then delicate fruit on the nose. Gentle floral notes with hint of prunes and plums on the palate. Complex.

90
Canadian Club 20 years old

Canadian Club 20 years old, 40% abv

Sweet black cherries, mild varnish, fruit and almonds on the nose. Rye and spices on the palate. Smooth gentle finish.

86

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