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Glenmorangie - Scotch Malt Whisky - Region: Highlands
WF Distillery Ranking: Cru Bourgeois Supérieur (all current rankings here)


Status: active - Stills: 8 (4 wash, 4 spirit) - Founded: 1843
Address: Glenmorangie, Tain, Ross-Shire IV19 1PZ - Phone: +44 (0) 1862 892 477
Web: www.glenmorangie.com - More info:


My favourite expression so far:
Glenmorangie 25 yo ‘Quarter Century’ (43%, OB, 2007)
90 points - Last tasted: October 1, 2007 - Tasting notes: here
Glenmorangie
General Distillery Profile - keywords (wazzat?)
Vanilla Caramel Oak Fruits Malt Honey Sugar Butter Apples Tea

MM Distillery profile:
The Glenmorangie distillery in the Northern Highlands of Scotland can be credited with the popularisation of 'finished malt whisky' - although I'm not sure if they were also the first to apply the technique of double maturation in another cask. Around 1995 Glenmorangie released three different ' wood finishes' - a Port Finish, a Madeira Finish and a Sherry Finish. Later on some more finished 'limited releases' were bottled. For a few years they were virtually the only
.... More on Malt Madness.

Glenmorangie

Check all the 'winners' (90 points or more) on this wee list (PDF)

Whiskyfun tasting notes
OB - no vintage
  • Glenmorangie ‘Artisan Cask’ (46%, OB, 2004) - 130305
  • Glenmorangie NAS 'Artisan Cask' (46%, OB, First fill US white oak hogsh., 2006) - no notes - 83
  • Glenmorangie 'Astar' (57.1%, OB, 2008) - 240708 - 100408
  • Glenmorangie 'Burgundy Finish' (43%, OB, 2005 bottling) - 020406
  • Glenmorangie ‘Finealta’ (46%, OB, 2010, duty free) - 270810
  • Glenmorangie 'Artein' (46%, OB, 2011/2012) - 161211
  • Glenmorangie 'Companta' (46%, OB, 2014) - 160114
  • Glenmorangie ‘Madeira Wood Finish’ (43%, OB, ‘plain label’, circa 1999) - 221204
  • Glenmorangie ‘Madeira Wood Finish’ (43%, OB, ‘stripe label’, circa 2004) - 221204
  • Glenmorangie ‘Port Wood Finish’ (43%, OB, ‘plain label’, circa 1999) - 221204
  • Glenmorangie ‘Port Wood Finish’ (43%, OB, ‘stripe label’, circa 2004) - 221204
  • Glenmorangie ‘Sherry Wood Finish’ (43%, OB, ‘plain label’, circa 1999) - 221204
  • Glenmorangie ‘Sherry Wood Finish’ (43%, OB, ‘stripe label’, circa 2004) - 221204
  • Glenmorangie ‘Signet’ (46%, OB, 2008) - 050908
  • Glenmorangie 'Sonnalta' (46%, OB, PX finish, +/-2009) - 171009
  • Glenmorangie ‘Traditional’ (57.2%, OB, circa 2004) - 191204
  • Glenmorangie Lasanta (46%, OB, sherry finish, 2007) - 031007
  • Glenmorangie Nectar d’Or (46%, OB, Sauternes finish, 2007) - 031007
  • Glenmorangie  'Nectar d'Or' (46%, OB, Sauternes finish, +/- 2010) - 030411
  • Glenmorangie Quinta Ruban (46%, OB, Port finish, 2007) - 031007
  • Glenmorangie 10 yo (43%, OB for Isolabella, Italy, +/-1975) - 041112
  • Glenmorangie 10 yo (40%, OB, +/-1982) - no notes - 82
  • Glenmorangie 10 yo (40%, OB, 1980’s) - 011007
  • Glenmorangie 10 yo (40%, OB, +/-2000) - no notes - 71
  • Glenmorangie 10 yo (43%, OB, +/-2000) - no notes - 75
  • Glenmorangie 10 yo ‘Original’ (40%, OB, 2007) - 011007
  • Glenmorangie 10 yo 'Original' (40%, OB, +/- 2010) - 270810
  • Glenmorangie 10 yo ‘100 proof’ (57.2%, OB, circa 1999) - 191204
  • Glenmorangie 12 yo ‘Côte de Beaune Finish’ (46%, OB, circa 2004) - 020406
  • Glenmorangie 12 yo ‘Château de Meursault Finish’ (46%, OB, circa 2002) - 020406
  • Glenmorangie 12 yo ‘Golden Rum finish’ (40%, OB) - 221204
  • Glenmorangie 15 yo (43%, OB, American White Oak, +/-2000) - no notes - 88
  • Glenmorangie 15 yo (43%, OB, c 2005) - 090505
  • Glenmorangie 18 yo (43%, OB, +/-2000) - no notes - 82
  • Glenmorangie 18 yo (43%, OB, c 2005) - 090505
  • Glenmorangie 18 yo (43%, OB, +/-2006) - no notes - 82
  • Glenmorangie 18 yo (43%, OB, 2007) - 011007
  • Glenmorangie 18 yo (43%, OB, +/-2010) - 150610
  • Glenmorangie 18 yo 'Extremely Rare' (43%, OB, +/- 2011) - 150312
  • Glenmorangie 21 yo '150th Anniversary' (43% OB, white ceramic, +/-1993) - 150312
  • Glenmorangie 25 yo ‘Quarter Century’ (43%, OB, 2007) - 011007
  • Glenmorangie 25 yo ‘Quarter Century’ (43%, OB, +/-2010) - 120810
  • Glenmorangie 25 yo ‘Quarter Century’ (43%, OB, +/-2013) - 160114
  • Glenmorangie 30 yo ‘Oloroso Cask Finish’ (44.3%, OB, 4548 bottles, bottled 2004) - 130305
  • Glenmorangie 30 yo ‘Malaga Cask Finish’ (43%, OB, 2597 bottles, circa 2006) - 190707
OB - vintage
  • Glenmorangie 22 yo 1963 (43%, OB, one year Oloroso finish) - 150610
  • Rebottled Glenmorangie 22 yo 1963 (43%, OB, one year Oloroso finish) - 171013
  • Glenmorangie 1971 (43%, OB, circa 1996) - 190707
  • Glenmorangie 28 yo 1975/2003 Tain l’Hermitage (46%, OB, bottling #1560) - 140904
  • Glenmorangie 21 yo 1980/2001 (55.6%, OB, 744 bottles, Japan) - 100313
  • Glenmorangie 10 yo 1981/1992 'Natural Strength' (59.2%, OB, cask #946) - 171013
  • Glenmorangie 21 yo 1981/2002 Sauternes Finish (46%, OB) - no notes - 88
  • Glenmorangie 1981/2010 'Pride' (56.7%, OB, 1000 bottles) - 030411
  • Glenmorangie 1987/2004 (54.1%, OB for Germany, cask #6813, 258 bottles) - 150610
  • Glenmorangie 1988/2003 ‘Madeira’ (56.6%, OB, cask #3078, 856 bottles) - 270606
  • Glenmorangie 1991/2005 ‘Speakeasy’ (58.40%, OB, Bourbon Barrel #5448) - 190707
  • Glenmorangie 1993/2004 ‘Burr Oak Reserve’ (56.3%, OB, 1152 bottles) - 130305
  • Glenmorangie 1993/2005 ‘Truffle Oak’ (60.5%, OB, 886 bottles) - 270606
  • Glenmorangie 1993/2005 'Chinkapin oak cask' (57.3%, OB, cask #1953, 298 bottles) - 190707
  • Glenmorangie 1993/2005 'Post oak' (58.2%, OB, cask #1947, 296 bottles) - 240708
  • Glenmorangie 1993/2012 'Ealanta' (46%, OB) - 100313
SMWS
  • Glenmorangie 10 yo (61%, Scotch Malt Whisky Society, #125.61, ‘Rich custard pudding’, +/-2012) - 041112
  • Glenmorangie 20 yo 1989/2011 (51.7%, Scotch Malt Whisky Society, #125.36, first fill bourbon, 'A tapestry of tropical tastes', 279 bottles) - 251011
  • Glenmorangie 18 yo 1992/2010 '125.39' (55,7%, Scotch Malt Whisky Society, first fill bourbon hogshead, Gateau de Mille-feuilles) - 200711
  • Glenmorangie 13 yo 1993/2006 (55.9%, Scotch Malt Whisky Society, #125.4, 319 bottles) - 171009
Various IB
  • Westport 15 yo 1997/2013 (52.5%, The Whisky Barrel, Burn's Malt, bourbon hogshead, cask #3299) - 171013
  • Westport 2000/2010 (58.2%, Malts of Scotland, sherry butt, cask #8001004) - 160114