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The whisky

List of the bottles

Official Rare Malts 26 years 87/100
3
3 8 BT2007
Signatory Signatory Vintage 1978 81/100
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Glen ALbyn: official bottlings

Glen-Albyn

Rare Malts 26 years

Collection
Rare Malts
Age
26 years
Alcohol percentage
54,8 %
Bottler
Official
Dates
Distil: 1975 Bottling: 05-2002
Bottle
2213 of
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BT2007 87/100
Glen ALbyn
Personal Comment
A floral nose with hints of vanilla, some honey behind quite a peppery impression. A smell of musty wood completes the whole. In the palate, nice acid bitterness, an explosion of complex tastes, complex even if remaining in the woody register and a nice acidity (nice for those who appreciate acidity in a whisky). The mouth presents quite a contrast with the nose.. The finish is long, marked by woody bitterness and coffee notes.
84/100
Pleasant fruity complex nose with both vanilla and mint hints. Very fresh and both smooth and spicy.
The mouth is cast in the same mould. Fruity notes mixed to pleasant chocolate notes give it a nice complexity.
Nice finish too. Mix of cocoa smoothness and beautiful citrus fruit touches.
88/100

Glen Albyn:independant bottlers

Glen-Albyn

Signatory Vintage 1978

Collection
Signatory Vintage
Age
25 years
Alcohol percentage
43,0 %
Bottler
Signatory
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81/100
Glen albyn
Personal Comment
The very first nosing makes obvious this is a Speyside whisky, with some peat hints mixed with ripe fruit notes, on a peppered malty background. In the palate, the spicy character is slightly dominant, but lets the other rather complex tastes develop. The finish is rather pleasant, however a bit short. One more reason to regret the disappearance of the Inverness distilleries.
84/100.
The rather discrete nose, marked by ripe fruits (pear) is quite fresh and pleasant. In the palate, a pleasant spicy impression, on a slightly acid background precedes a finish of medium length with hints of malt and spices.
79/100
Quite a pleasant but rather discrete nose with nice floral hints and a touch of hay even if the dominant smell is a persistent malted barley hint.
The palate is marked by vanilla and some hints of ripe peach with cereals on the background, Pleasant but rather simple on quite a monotonous palette.
The finish perfectly prolongs the mouth, pleasant and without any flaw but without any daring touch nor depth neither.
79/100

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