whisky scores

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
Glenglassaugh 26 years old

Glenglassaugh 26 years old, 46% abv

Sweet fruit drops and delicate apple aromas on the nose. Delicate vanilla followed by mild fresh spices on the palate. Well balanced.

90
SMWS 76.65 A stake through the heart of despair

SMWS 76.65 A stake through the heart of despair, 58.56% abv

Light fruitcake, figs, plums and sherry on the nose. Rich, full, sherry cream cookies, tang, sweet oak and nuts on the palate.

90
Bunnahabhain 18 years old

Bunnahabhain 18 years old, 43% abv

Candied smoke, figs, plums and incense on the nose. Stewed apples, sweet caramel and smoke on the palate. Love it!

89
Bruichladdich 16 years old Bourbon

Bruichladdich 16 years old Bourbon, 46% abv

Light fruit, spices, vanilla and tobacco on the nose. Soft, fresh aromatic fruit on the palate. Gentle yet wholesome finish.

87

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