The KOTQ has enjoyed 5 tastings from the Glengoyne distillery

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Distillery Region Open Blends
Glengoyne Western Highlands 1833 – Today Famous Grouse, Laing’s and Cutty Sark
       
Status Ownership Water Source Production
Active Ian Macleod Distillers Blairgar Burn (Campsie Hills) 1,100,000 liters/year
       
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GLENGOYNE yo 03Q4 – GLENGOYNE 17 yo [Distillery bottling at Standard Strength]

GLENGOYNE yo 04Q2 – GLENGOYNE 17 yo [Distillery bottling at Standard Strength]

Name
Color
Nose
Body
Palate
Finish
Comments
Meeting
Bluff
Petrol, wood, heather
Light, medium
Subtle sweetness, low on pepper
Quick finish
Didn’t really care for it.
04Q2-Bop
July 24th, 2004
Bop
Rich, thick, syrupy – total noser
nice – pleasant
Well-designed, complex, balanced
Thick at the end
Complex – peatless could make a difference
04Q2-Bop
July 24th, 2004
Cyclone
Gold
Banana, warm bread
Light – feathery
Kind of complexq
Great, short
My favorite
04Q2-Bop
July 24th, 2004
Irving
Caramel
Rich, salty
Licorice
Balanced
04Q2-Bop
July 24th, 2004
Lakeview
Wonderful nose
Smooth
Complex –> really opens up after a drop of H2O
Very nice!
04Q2-Bop
July 24th, 2004
Tao
Small
Smooth balanced
Complex, sugars – nuts
VG
04Q2-Bop
July 24th, 2004

GLENGOYNE yo 13Q3 – GLENGOYNE 17 yo [Distillery bottling at Standard Strength]

GLENGOYNE yo 16Q3 – GLENGOYNE 18 yo [Distillery bottling at Standard Strength]

Name
Color
Nose
Body
Palate
Finish
Comments
Meeting
Lakeview
Caramel, toffee
Warm, supple, oily
Oily and pepper
Smooth like butter
Very enjoyable. Would by at the $125 current price point. A Lakeview buy
16Q3-Rambler
October 15th, 2016
Lakeview
Caramel, toffee
Warm, supple, oily
Oily and pepper
Smooth like butter
Very enjoyable. Would by at the $125 current price point. A Lakeview buy
16Q3-Rambler
October 15th, 2016

GLENGOYNE Limited Edition Distilled 1996 14Q2 – GLENGOYNE nas Limited Edition Distilled 1996 [Distillery bottling at Standard Strength]

Name
Color
Nose
Body
Palate
Finish
Comments
Meeting
Lakeview
Orange peel, almond butter
full for a Highland
Starts sweet, turns salty at the end
Short, smooth, very drinkable…could go on a bender with it
14Q2-Rambler
June 7th, 2014