Glengoyne 1972 Perfect Dram
Added on Friday, Dec 10, 2010 at 08:55 PM
  Bottler: Perfect Dram
  Age: 37 yrs Type: Scotch
  Vintage: 1972 Subtype: Single Malt
  ABV: 57.00 % Region: Highland
  Price: $170 Availability: Collectors Only
Refill Sherry Wood       Bottled 2010       220 Bottles
Member Ratings and Notes
Chris
 
N: Lemon, olive oil (really), organic, zesty. 
P: This is f**king awesome. [Would love to see that quoted on a shelf talker] Super exotic and powerful spice, then purple fruits and caramel candies (like Werther's Original).
F: Resinous and nutty, hazelnut.
Yeah, that's a winner.  
Dave
 

Fruit candy - apple jolly ranchers on the nose.  Really great nose!

Sweet honey and fruity bubblegum palate.  Fabulous.

Finish.  A bit disappointing as it was a hit & Run.  With a longer finish this would have been a solid A.

Sku
 

Nose:  Rich, sweet, fruit notes.  Apricot jam.  Really beautiful nose.

Palate:  Sweet fruit notes with oak coming on mid-palate.  Really well balanced and pretty unique.

Just delicious. 

Adam
 

Wow, the nose! Mulling spices and salty matzoh ball soup. I've been smelling that in a couple other whiskies lately, and I have no idea why... sort of that smell of brine-y chicken stock.

 

Palate is delicious and rather sweet for the age. Fruity stuff. The label mentions strawberries, and they're definitely in here -- not strongly -- but they're here, garden-fresh strawberries that continue through the finish... which gets herbal. More to reveal on every sip, cinnamon, lavender, bay leaves, oregano... all restrained, but there and delicious.  Excellent!

Fuji
 
Very sweet and candied withcotton candy, sweet vanilla and and light floral notes.
Andy
 

n: Laundry detergent

 

Intense mango perfume. Stunning.

 

A-/A

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