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Glencadam Single Malt Scotch Whisky tasting notes

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Glencadam - Scotch Malt Whisky - Region: Highlands
WF Distillery Ranking: Quatrième Cru Classé (all current rankings here)


Status: active - Stills: 2 (1 wash, 1 spirit) - Founded: 1825
Address: Park Road, Brechin, Angus, DD9 7PA - Phone: +44 (0) 1356 622 217
Web: - More info: Malt Madness


My favourite expression so far:
Glencadam 1974/2001 (59.9%, MacKillop's Choice)
88 points - Last tasted: April 10, 2006 - Tasting notes: here
Glencadam
General Distillery Profile - keywords (wazzat?)
Fruits Tea Malty Oranges Smoke Sherry Oak Salty Nuts Bananas Roasted

MM Distillery profile:
The Glencadam distillery (also known as GlencaRdam) is said to have been founded in the year 1825 by George Cooper. Like so many other distilleries, Glencadam experienced a massive number of changes in ownership during the 19th century, but for once I'm not going to get into that - not yet anyway... A more interesting change in ownership (for most readers anyway) occurred in 2003 when... More on Malt Madness.
Glencadam

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

Whiskyfun tasting notes
OB - no vintage
  • Glencadam 10 yo (46%, OB, +/-2008) - 280409
  • Glencadam 15 yo (46%, OB, Allied, circa 2000) - 090707
  • Glencadam 15 yo (40%, OB, 2004) - no notes - 81
  • Glencadam 15 yo (40%, OB, 2005) - 130705
  • Glencadam 15 yo (40%, OB, Bottled +/- 2006) - 151206
  • Glencadam 15 yo (46%, OB, +/-2008) - 280409
  • Glencadam 21 yo (46%, OB, +/-2011) - 251011
OB - vintage
  • Glencadam 26 yo 1978/2004 (55%, OB, Annual Distillery bottling, 184 bottles) - 190712
  • Glencadam 30 yo 1978/2009 (46%, OB, cask #2335, 615 decanters) - 180110
  • Glencadam 25 yo 1983/2008 (46%, OB, decanter, cask #1002) - 280409
Berry Bros & Rudd
  • Glencadam 1990/2011 (56.6%, Berry Bros & Rudd, cask #5982) - 251011
  • Glencadam 1991/2012 (53.9%, Berry Bros & Rudd, cask #4762) - 190213
Cadenhead
  • Glencadam 21 yo (46%, Cadenhead, black dumpy, late 1980’s) - 150808
  • Glencadam 14 yo 1964/1979 (45.7%, Cadenhead dumpy) - 130705
Chieftain's
  • Glencadam 16 yo 1985/2001 (43%, Chieftain's, Casks #2689/2691) - 240406
Dewar Rattray
  • Glencadam 30 yo 1975/2006 (54,4%, Dewar Rattray, Bourbon C#7588, 216 bottles) - 151206
Douglas Laing
  • Glencadam 28 yo 1971/2000 (50%, Douglas Laing OMC, 246 bottles) - 150808
  • Glencadam 32 yo 1977/2009 (54.9%, Douglas Laing, Old and Rare, Sherry, 296 bottles) - 140111
  • Glencadam 20 yo 1985/2005 (54,2%, Douglas Laing Platinum, 306 bottles) - 151206
Exclusive Malts
  • Glencadam 34 yo 1974 (50.2%, Exclusive Malts, sherry cask #2179, 2008) - 280409
Gordon & MacPhail
  • Glencadam 13 yo 1974/1988 (61.1%, Gordon & MacPhail for Intertrade) - 150808
  • Glencadam 1974/1991 (40%, G&M Connoisseurs Choice, Old Map Label) - 180110
  • Glencadam 1974/1997 (40%, G&M Connoisseur’s Choice) - 290604
Jack Wieber Whisky World
  • Glencadam 28 yo 1978/2006 (56.2%, Jack Wieber’s Old Train Line, cask #2311, 402 bottles) - 151206
MacKillop's Choice
  • Glencadam 1974/2001 (59.9%, MacKillop's Choice) - 100406
Malts of Scotland
  • Glencadam 1974/2010 (48.9%, Malts of Scotland, sherry butt, cask #3214, 216 bottles) - 140111
Milroy's
  • Glencadam 16 yo 1991 (46%, Milroy's, Single & Single Collection, +/-2008) - 280409
The Nectar
  • Mad Glance 12 yo 1995/2008 (46%, The Nectar, Daily Dram, 348 bottles, Glencadam) - 150808
Signatory
  • Glencadam 29 yo 1972/2001 (52.5%, Signatory, Silent Stills, cask #7821, 298 bottles) - 240208
  • Glencadam 15 yo 1989/2005 (58%, Signatory, sherry butt #6014, 578 bottles) - 100406
  • Glencadam 19 yo 1989/2008 (57.6%, Signatory, sherry butt, cask #6018, 575 bottles) - 280409
The Whisky Fair
  • Glencadam 32 yo 1973/2006 (46.4%, The Whisky Fair 'Artist Impression', 87 bottles) - 240406
  • Glencadam 39 yo 1973/2013 (44.1%, The Perfect Dram, bourbon hogshead, 221 bottles) - 270513
  • Glencadam 32 yo 1974/2007 (57.3%, The Whisky Fair, sherry wood) - 090707
Various IB
  • Glencadam 1972/2011 (46%, Van Wees, The Ultimate, cask #7822, 192 bottles) - 190712
  • Glencadam 37 yo 1974/2011 (41.5%, Whisky-Fässle, refill sherry) - 190712
  • Glencadam 1975/2007 (46%, Montgomerie's Single cask collection, cask #1) - 240208
  • Glencadam 25 yo 1985/2010 (46%, Mo Or Collection, bourbon hogshead, cask #3997, 341 bottles) - 190213
  • Glencadam 1990/2009 (46%, Montgomerie's, Rare Select, cask #996) - 200614
  • Glencadam 22 yo 1991/2014 (55.3%, Abbey Whisky, The Rare Casks, 96 bottles) - 200614
 
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