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Glen Ord 16 yo 1997/2013 (48.4%, Douglas Laing, Old Particular, refill hogshead, ref #DL9954, 396 bottles) - 051113

 



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Glen Ord Single Malt Scotch Whisky tasting notes

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Glen Ord - Scotch Malt Whisky - Region: Highlands
WF Distillery Ranking: Troisième Cru Classé (all current rankings here)


Status: active - Stills: 6 (3 wash, 3 spirit) - Founded: 1838
Address: Muir of Ord, Beauly,Rosshire, IV6 7UJ - Phone: +44 (0) 1463 872004
Web: www.discovering-distilleries.com/glenord - More info:


My favourite expression so far:
Glen Ord 30 yo (58.7%, OB, 2005)
93 points - Last tasted: February 15, 2006 - Tasting notes: here
Glen Ord

General Distillery Profile - keywords (wazzat?)
Dried fruits Caramel Pepper Waxy Herbal Smoky Liquorice Vanilla Mint


MM Distillery profile:
The Glen Ord distillery was founded in 1838 by Thomas Mackenzie in the 'Black Isle' area north of Inverness. The distillery takes its name from 'The Ord', a plain 15 miles north of Inverness. Many castles of the clan Mackenzie can be found in the area, including Kintail, Brahan and Eilean Donan. The clan has Celtic origins (as opposed to Norman) and possibly came to Scotland from Ireland somewhere in the 12th century. Immediately after construction Thomas Mackenzie licensed
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Whiskyfun tasting notes
OB - no vintage
  • Glenordie 12 yo (40%, OB, 1980's) - 040205
  • Glen Ord 12 yo (40%, OB, 1990's) - 040205
  • Glen Ord 12 yo (40%, OB, 2003) - 020404
  • The Singleton of Glen Ord 12 yo (40%, OB, Asia) - 180807
  • Singleton of Glen Ord 12 yo (40%, OB, for duty free 1L, +/-2009) - 211109
  • The Singleton of Glen Ord 12 yo (40%, OB, +/-2012) - 010313
  • The Singleton of Glen Ord 15 yo (40%, OB, +/-2012) - 010313
  • Glen Ord 16 yo 'Manager's Dram' (66.2%, OB, 1991) - 220508
  • Glen Ord 28 yo (58.3%, OB, 2003) - 190207
  • Glen Ord 30 yo (58.7%, OB, 2005) - 150206
OB - vintage
  • Glen Ord 23 yo 1973/1997 (59.8%, Rare Malts) - 030706
  • Glen Ord 23 yo 1974/1998 (60.8%, Rare Malts) - 301105
  • Glen Ord 25 yo 1978/2004 (58.3%, OB) - 160305
  • Glen Ord 1997/2009 'Manager's Choice' (59.2%, OB, cask #10181, 204 bottles) - 170211
Cadenhead
  • Ord 22yo 1962/1985 (46%, Cadenhead for Auxil, France) - 180807
  • Ord 27 yo 1962/1989 (55.4%, Cadenhead, distilled December) - 040205
  • Glen Ord 22 yo 1983/2006 (55%, Cadenhead, Bourbon, 210 bottles) - 190207
  • Glen Ord 10 yo 1985/1995 (56.9%, Cadenhead) - 030706
  • Ord 11 yo 1985/1996 (57%, Cadenhead Auth Coll) - 020404
Douglas Laing
  • Glen Ord 31 yo 1970/2002 (50%, Douglas Laing, Old Malt Cask, Sherry finish 6 months, 240 bottles) - 010313
  • Glen Ord 15 yo 1989/2004 (50%, OMC, 604 bottles) - 030706
  • Glen Ord 16 yo 1997/2013 (48.4%, Douglas Laing, Old Particular, refill hogshead, ref #DL9954, 396 bottles) - 051113
Exclusive Malts
  • Glen Ord 10 yo 1999/2009 (45%, Exclusive Malts, cask #7, 422 bottles) - 210110
Jack Wiebers Whisky World
  • Glen Ord 39 yo 1965/2004 (41%, JWWW Old Train Line, cask #1373, 222 bottles) - 190207
  • Glen Ord 7yo 1999/2006 (46%, JWWW Scottish Castles, cask #304157) - 180807
Jean Boyer
  • Glen Ord 1998/2006 (43%, Jean Boyer, Gifted Stills) - 180807
Malts of Scotland
  • Glen Ord 1999/2010 (54.5%, Malts of Scotland, bourbon hogshead, cask #31212, 289 bottles) - 170211
The Nectar
  • Glen Ord 12 yo 1996/2008 'Long Red' (46%, The Nectar, Daily Dram, 184 bottles) - 240509
  • Glen Ord 15 yo 1996/2011 (48.8%, The Nectar of the Daily Drams) - 251011
Samaroli
  • Ord 1962/1984 (58%, Samaroli ‘Bouquet’) - 150206
Signatory
  • Glen Ord 20 yo 1983/2003 (59%, Signatory, cask #378, 458 bottles) - 030706
  • Glen Ord 10 yo 1998/2008 (59.5%, Signatory, cask #3447, 321 bottles) - 220508
  • Glen Ord 12yo 1998/2010 (59%, Signatory, Cask Strength Collection, hogshead, c#3478, 270 bottles) - 170211
The Whisky Fair - The Whisky Agency - Perfect Dram - Liquid Sun
  • Glen Ord 14 yo 1997/2011 (50.4%, The Whisky Agency, Liquid Library, 184 bottles) - 251011
  • Glen Ord 15 yo 1997/2012 (49.9%, Liquid Sun, 217 bottles) - 010313
Various IB
  • Glen Ord 40 yo (40.1%, Royal Mile Whiskies, 300 bottles, circa 2005) - 301105
  • Glen Ord 12 yo 1996/2008 (59%, The Whisky Cask) - 240509
  • Glen Ord 13 yo 1996/2009 (59.1%, Whisky-Fässle for Whiskystammtisch Rebstock Biberach, bourbon hogshead) - 210110
 
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