Glengoyne 17 Year

Single Malt

Glengoyne // Highlands, Scotland

community rating

3 out of 5 stars
( 52 )

Glengoyne is a distillery located 15 miles north of Glasgow. Peat is never used for the malt in their whiskies. This is a 17 year old whisky that is aged in a mix of barrels including some 1st fill ex-Oloroso sherry casks. This has recently been discontinued, but you can still find this bottling out in the wild.

  • age
    17 Year
  • Cost
  • abv
  • Single Malt
    Distilled in pot stills from 100% malted barley, produced at one distillery, aged in barrels; if Scotch or Irish, must be aged for at least three years.
  • Cask Type
    ex-bourbon & ex-sherry

Tasting Notes

"Toasted cereal, raisins, and honey aromas are found in the glass. The whisky is tangy and has a nutty & fruity profile with baked pears and orange peel standing out. Though the whisky is rich and chewy, it finishes on the dry side "

Score 92

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