Review #545. Glenallachie 11yr Hepburns Choice

Review #544 | /r/Scotch Review #194 – Glenallachie 11yr Hepburn’s

The Schtick: This is a K&L Single Barrel bottled by Hepburn’s Choice – their budget IB line.


Distiller: Glenallachie

Bottler: Hepburn’s Choice (KL)

ABV: 59.8% ABV

Age: 11yrs

Source: Sample


Nose: Stewed fruits, dehydrated cherries, snickers bar, sweet fruit, stewed syrupy sweet

Taste: Medium richness, faint heat, sweet syrupy, raspberry, plum, fig, sweet syrupy dole fruit, dark cocoa and peanut butter. Faint sulfur

Finish: Short, sweet and complex. Delicious oak, snickers bar, syrupy fruitiness. Some faint oaky bitterness.

Overall: I really like this but the finish is a hair short. Nose is obscene though. In a good way. Oh man. Palate good too, finish short though.

Thanks for reading!

Rank: 7

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1 | Disgusting | So bad I poured it out.

2 | Poor | I wouldn’t consume by choice.

3 | Bad | Multiple flaws.

4 | Sub-par | Not bad, but many things I’d rather have.

5 | Good | Good, just fine.

6 | Very Good | A cut above.

7 | Great | Well above average

8 | Excellent | Really quite exceptional.

9 | Incredible | An all time favorite

10 | Perfect | Perfect


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