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Issue 136 Out Now

Whisky Magazine Issue 136

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Scotch Whisky - Single Malt

Glenmorangie Cote d'or Burgundy Wood Cask
Single Malt - Scotland - 43.00%
7 A beautifully balanced Highlander. Serious, reliable, pleasantly displaying a good array of flavours. Maybe the wine cask has imparted more intensity.

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Glenmorangie Côte de Beaune
Single Malt - Scotland - 46.00%
8 As the glass sits on my desk, aromas and flavours slowly emerge, I like it more and more, but I suspect it will always be overshadowed by last year's Côte de Nuits.

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Glenmorangie Duthac
Single Malt - Scotland - 43.00%
8 A really lovely whisky giving Christmas punch, spices and honey. A distilled mead.

Glenmorangie Ealanta 19 Years Old
Single Malt - U.S.A. - 46.00%
8 Less complexity on the palate, but the nose can pop round for a visit anytime it likes.

Glenmorangie Finealta
Single Malt - Scotland - 46.00%
8 A clever balancing act here – and it works.

Glenmorangie Fino Sherry Wood Finish
Single Malt - Scotland - 0.00%
8 The light saltiness in a coastal whisky and near-coastal sherry make this a delight.

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Glenmorangie Fino Sherry Wood Finish
Single Malt - Scotland - 0.00%
9 A marriage made in heaven.

Glenmorangie La Santa
Single Malt - Scotland - 46.00%
7 Very well integrated. A real improvement.

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Glenmorangie Madeira Finish
Single Malt - Scotland - 0.00%
8 The madeira almost overwhelms the whisky, but the Glenmorangie saltiness finally sings.

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Glenmorangie Madeira Matured
Single Malt - Scotland - 56.60%
8 One of the most expressive 'Morangies.

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Glenmorangie Malaga Wood Finish, 25 Years Old
Single Malt - Scotland - 43.00%
8 Reminiscent of the port finish but slightly gutsier and less sophisticated. I would love to try it, tapas-style, with Manchego, or perhaps Grazelema, cheese.

Glenmorangie Manager's Choice Port Wood
Single Malt - Scotland - 57.20%
7 Very port-tasting and curiously unrefined. Having robust tastes in food and drink, I loved it. Some might find it lacking in sophistication.

Glenmorangie Margaux Cask Finish Vintage 1987
Single Malt - Scotland - 46.00%
7 This starts so promisingly, but the soapiness knocks it for me.

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Glenmorangie Milsean Private Edition
Single Malt - Scotland - 46.00%
8 Underneath all that oak the spirit feels quite young, although the youthful intensity sort of makes it work quite well.

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Glenmorangie Original
Single Malt - Scotland - 43.00%
8 Made when the distillery had its own maltings, and an eloquent advocate for such an arrangement.

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Glenmorangie Original
Single Malt - Scotland - 43.00%
8 Illustrates the extra dimension in whiskies when most distilleries did their own malting.

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Glenmorangie Original
Single Malt - Scotland - 40.00%
8 A standard malt? This is a very classy dram,so LVMH stop discounting. It only makes you seem like you're ashamed of it!

Glenmorangie Port Wood Finish
Single Malt - Scotland - 43.00%
8 Do you smoke after sex? No I have a port finish.

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Glenmorangie Quarter Century
Single Malt - Scotland - 43.00%
8 Fantastic dram,but why oh why put it in such a horrible bottle?

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Glenmorangie Quinta Ruban
Single Malt - Scotland - 46.00%
8 Again a real improvement on the old finish.Light.

Glenmorangie Sherry Finish
Single Malt - Scotland - 43.00%
8 Quite heavily sherried, but the distillery character turns out to be surprisingly resilient.

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Glenmorangie Signet
Single Malt - Scotland - 46.00%
8 A bold and some would say a-typical. It works is a valid and successful improvisation on the theme.

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Glenmorangie Sonnalta PX
Single Malt - Scotland - 46.00%
8 All very gentle and softly flowing. It just lacks a little grunt.

Glenmorangie Speakeasy
Single Malt - Scotland - 58.40%
7 A pretty, refreshing malt. The high strength is more noticeable on the nose than on the palate. But it does need water.

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Glenmorangie Tain L'Hermitage
Single Malt - Scotland - 46.00%
8 Perhaps more robust, less elegant, than the previous bottling, but full of flavour and soundly structured.


 

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