Jim Murray’s reviews

Here you will find all our bottlings, that have been rated by Jim Murray.

0–50.5
51–64.5
65–69.5
70–74.5
75–79.5
Nothing short of absolutely diabolical
Nasty and well worth avoiding
Very unimpressive indeed
Usually drinkable but don’t expect the earth to move
Average and usually pleasant though sometimes flawed
80–84.5
85–89.5
90–93.5
94–97.5
98–100
Good whisky worth trying
Very good to excellent whiskies definitely worth buying
Brilliant
Superstar whiskies that give us all a reason to live
Better than anything I’ve ever tasted!

 

2016 edition

2017 edition

Bowmore 16Y – 58.6%

SOLD OUT!

Distilled: 25.09.1998
Bottled: 02.10.2014

92.5 point

 

Bladnoch 9Y – 61.3%

SOLD OUT!

Distilled: 17.03.2007
Bottled: 09.06.2016

88.5 point

         

Glen Ord 15Y – 50.7%

SOLD OUT!

Distilled: 1997
Bottled: 2012

93.5 point

 

Linkwood 21Y – 47.5%

SOLD OUT!

Distilled: 05.06.1995
Bottled: 06.06.2016

93.0 point

         

2018 edition

2019 edition

Ledaig 15Y – 57%

SOLD OUT!

Distilled: September 2000
Bottled: June 2016

89.5 point

 

Fettercairn 21Y – 63.5%

Distilled: 27.09.1996
Bottled: 26.02.2018

85.5 point

     

Bruichladdich 14Y – 57.2%

SOLD OUT!

Distilled: November 2001
Bottled: July 2016

92.0 point

 

Glen Grant 22Y – 51.9%

Distilled: 27.07.1995
Bottled: 26.02.2018

95.0 point

     

Dumbarton 30Y – 57.2%

Distilled: 18.03.1987
Bottled: 27.03.2017

89.5 point

 

Glentauchers 19Y – 53.3%

SOLD OUT!

Distilled: 27.09.1996
Bottled: 26.02.2018

85.5 point

     
 

Macduff 14Y – 60.3%

Refill Sherry
Distilled: 18.03.2003
Bottled: 27.02.2018

88.5 point

     
 

Ledaig 10Y – 55.8%

SOLD OUT!

PX Oloroso Finish
Distilled: 2007
Bottled: 2017

71.5 point

     
 

Ledaig 20Y – 60.7%

SOLD OUT!

Refill Sherry
Distilled: 24.03.1997
Bottled: 27.02.2018

86.5 point

   
 

Ben Nevis 21Y – 51.1%

SOLD OUT!

Refill Sherry
Distilled: 09.02.1996
Bottled: 31.05.2017

95.5 point

     

2020 edition

 

2021 edition

Auchroisk 7Y – 59.3%

SOLD OUT!

1st Fill Oloroso
Distilled: 21.12.2011
Bottled: 20.11.2018

91.5 point

 

Bruichladdich 15Y – 62.3%

SOLD OUT!

1st Fill Sherry
Distilled: 14.11.2003
Bottled: 06.11.2019

94 point

     

Caol Ila 7Y – 60%

1st fill Entre Deux Mers
Distilled: 10.05.2011
Bottled: 20.11.2018

80.5 point

 

Girvan 13Y – 61.2%

Distilled: 11.07.2006
Bottled: 30.08.2019

86,5 point

       

Treasure of Islay 10Y – 58.4%

(Caol Ila)
Distilled: Maj 2008
Bottled: November 2018

95.5 point

 

Glenallachie 11Y – 62.3%

SOLD OUT!

Refill Sherry
Distilled: 28.08.2008
Bottled: 03.09.2019

88 point

       

Westport 11Y – 56.2%

(Glenmorangie)
1st fill oloroso Finish
Distilled: 25.09.2007
Bottled: 11.03.2019

86.0 point

 

Linkwood 10Y – 59.4%

Distilled: 18.11.2008
Bottled: 05.06.2019

91 point

     

Orkney 12Y – 62.4%

SOLD OUT!

(Highland Park)
Distilled: 01.09.2005
Bottled: 26.05.2018

94.5 point

 

Linkwood 11Y – 57.8%

SOLD OUT!

1st Fill Oloroso Finish
Distilled: 18.11.2008
Bottled: 10.02.2020

88,5 point

     

Orkney 14Y – 55.4%

SOLD OUT!

(Highland Park)
Distilled: 18.08.2003
Bottled: 25.05.2018

95.5 point

 

Macduff 13Y – 54.2%

Distilled: 27.11.2006
Bottled: 28.11.2019

92 point

     

Orkney 15Y – 58.6%

(Highland Park)
Distilled: 17.09.2002
Bottled: 18.01.2019

91.5 point

 

MacRothes 25Y – 56.6%

1st Fill Sherry
Distilled: 20.01.1994
Bottled: 21.10.2019

89,5 point

     

Tomatin 10Y – 60.2%

Distilled: 02.04.2009
Bottled: 08.04.2019

91.0 point

 

Tomatin 10Y – 59.9%

2nd Fill Sherry Finish
Distilled: 02.04.2009
Bottled: 16.03.2020

94,5 point

 

Secret Speyside 26Y – 51.3%

SOLD OUT!

(UnNamed Macallan)
Distilled: 17.06.1992
Bottled: 28.06.2018

86.5 point

 

Dalmore 11Y – 55.2%

SOLD OUT!

1st Fill Oloroso Finish
Distilled: 11.02.2009
Bottled: 16.03.2020

94 point

 
 

Balmenach 7Y – 55.4%

1st Fill PX Finish
Distilled: 17.10.2012
Bottled: 14.04.2020

90 point

 
 

Balmenach 7Y – 52.8%

1st Fill PX Finish
Distilled: 17.10.2012
Bottled: 16.04.2020

84,5 point