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Brands and Distilleries : Glen Elgin

Issue 118 Out Now

Whisky Magazine Issue 118

Best whiskies in the world.

 

Glen Elgin

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Glen Elgin 16 Years Old
Single Malt - Scotland - 58.50%
8 Quite a dour character. I can't really find comfort with all this dampness !

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Glen Elgin 19 Years Old, Centenary Bottling
Single Malt - Scotland - 60.00%
8 For me, the classic example of Speyside heather-honey character. A beautifully rounded, characterful, elegant, whisky.

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Glen Elgin 32 Years Old
Single Malt - Scotland - 58.30%
8 A lovely example of a honeyish Speyside whisky.

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Berry's Own Selection Glen Elgin 1975
Single Malt - Scotland - 46.00%
8 By today's standards, an unusually peaty Speysider.

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Chart Position

Latest
74
Best
38
Average
65

Bottle Price

Average
£99
Highest
£700

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