Review #646. Glengoyne 15yr

Review #646 | /r/Scotch Review #221 – Glengoyne 15yr

The Schtick: This is a 15 year release from Glengoyne, as a part of their core product range.


Distiller: Glengoyne

Bottler: Glengoyne

ABV: 43% ABV

Age: 15 Years

Source: Sample


Nose: Honey, lemon tart, fresh baked bread. Vanilla, faint caramel, some light pepper.

Taste: Medium mouthfeel, no real heat. Sweet vanilla, light white pepper, bready and cake-y. Some lemon meringue, very desserty. Sherry influence is light. Lots of butter cream.

Finish: Medium length, but sweet with some nice vanilla character. Not really complex.

Overall: This is a good, no nonsense dram. It’s easy sipping, not terribly complex, and doesn’t have any big flaws.

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Rank: 6

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Decoded:

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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