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.
POUR IT, SCORE IT, STORE IT
Glenmorangie Signet

Glenmorangie Signet, 46% abv

Mild orange smoke, light marmalade with cocoa on the nose. Mild dry fruit, orange zest, soft then tangy delight.

89
Ardbeg 10 years old

Ardbeg 10 years old, 46% abv

Fresh spices, sweet peat, tar and fruit on the nose. Dry, malty, warm fruit, floral and heavy peat on the palate. Long finish.

85
Glenlivet Cipher

Glenlivet Cipher, 48% abv

Intense apples, creamy fruit custard and warm citrus marmalade on the nose. Gentle fruit and mild spices on the palate.

88
Mortlach 18 Year Old

Mortlach 18 Year Old, 43.4% abv

Oranges, red fruit, caramel then dates on the nose. Dry sweet oak with fruit notes on the palate. Long finish.

89

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