Glenmorangie 10 Year Old Original

70cl / 40%
  • Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
  • Distillery Bottling
Glenmorangie 10 Year Old Original
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The 'original' sets a high standard for Highland whisky, and has gone from strength to strength since its slightly controversial packaging redesign a few years ago. Medium-bodied and gently warming, with pleasant spicy notes.

Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Age
10 Year Old
Country
Scotland
Region
Highland
Colouring
Yes

Style

  • Body
  • Richness
  • Smoke
  • Sweetness

Character

  • Lemon Lemon
  • Apricot Apricot
  • Honey Honey
  • Malt Malt
  • Toffee Toffee

Glenmorangie 10 Year Old Original Reviews

Tasting Notes

  • Tasting Notes by Stuart P

    • Nose:

      Soft, clean and refreshing: lemon sherbert and apricots, with honeyed fruit and a touch of toffee and vanilla. Gentle and satisfying.

    • Palate:

      A little weightier on the palate, with honey and malt, banana bread and subtle sweet spices. Clean and well balanced.

    • Finish:

      The honeyed fruit fades softly, and the finish is whistle-clean.

    • Comment:

      A textbook whisky, this – well made, beautifully balanced, delicate but still flavoursome.

  • Producer's Tasting Notes

    • Aroma:

      Imagine yourself in an Italian garden surrounded with mandarin, lemon, apple, pear and peach trees, their fruit ripening in the sun. Add to this the scent of vanilla ice cream, then enjoy the herbal aromas of geranium and wild mint growing nearby.

      Add water to The Original and you wander into a flower garden with lemony bergamot, apricot and mandarin. Floral notes of geranium, sweet honeysuckle and piquant narcissus mix with mint and the herbal essence of eucalyptus, nutmeg and ginger.

    • Taste:

      Savour the fruits of the Italian garden as creamy vanilla slips like liquid silk over the tongue as peaches and cream, mandarins and lemons effervesce in the mouth.

      Aromatic essences of fennel and nutmeg tantalise with crumbly almond and coconut that gives way to a nectar that envelops all the fruit, spice and nut flavours in a honeyed caress.

    • Finish:

      The charming sweetness of delicious juices is left on the tongue.

139 Customer Reviews

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  • 5
    13 October

    Simply put, it's great. Subtle sweetness and vanilla with nutmeg on the nose. Honey and sweet spices on the palate with a beautiful finish. Delightfully moreish.

  • 3
    30 August

    The very first single malt that I ever tried. I've since kept a bottle around for when I'm feeling nostalgic.

  • 5
    1 March

    First time I've bought this. It was nice to see the Ou on the back label, which means it's kosher. Best whisky I've had so far. I definitely plan to this purchase again. Good job.

  • 4
    15 February

    A good single malt; better than many over-hyped and over-priced spirits.

  • 5
    3 February

    My favorite cold-weather drink – warms you all over.

  • 5
    14 December 2018

    I have tried this Single Malt Whisky 6 yrs ago. I have tried many many more but I always go to the ORIGINAL.

  • 4
    23 November 2018

    A good single malt experience if you pay attention.

  • 5
    14 November 2018

    My favorite “economic” single malt that doesn’t compromise quality for cost. Also the only 750ml single I have singlehandedly dispatched in a single evening (8hrs with good company). And no ill effects.

  • 4
    7 November 2018

    This is my first Highland scotch. I found the vanilla notes to be a bit overpowering, but otherwise a nice drink.

  • 5
    10 October 2018

    beautiful sweet entry level scotch very reasonable sweet and tasty like all Glenmorangie whiskys excellent.

  • 5
    28 September 2018

    Definitely one my favourites. One of the best in its price range. Silky, smooth, balanced and easy on the palate.

  • 4
    16 September 2018

    The first Single Malt I ever had was this. Have had many, many more and always make sure to have this as number 1 in my collection – enough said.

  • 3
    1 September 2018

    I think there are better whiskies for the money.

  • 5
    29 August 2018

    This scotch is quite good. 0 smokiness if you dont like it. Loads of flavours on the palate.

  • 4
    5 August 2018

    Surprisingly good. I'm used to a more smoky flavor, and this was so different, but in a wonderful way.

  • 5
    3 August 2018

    This is the most popular malt whisky in Scotland. Why? It is the perfect marriage of a reasonable price point and superb quality. Most of the renowned malt reviewers rave about this delightful malt whiskey. There are many malts at double the price that don’t approach the finesse and quality of this dram.

  • 5
    11 July 2018

    As a relative newcomer to the world of single malts (5 years or so), the Glenmorangie 10 year is at the top of my list. Very smooth with a hint of fruity aftertaste.

  • 5
    28 June 2018

    Very easy on the palate. I have an affinity towards smoke, and this is simply a lovely floral alternative.

  • 4
    26 June 2018

    Fantastic. A really mellow and rich speyside. I have more experience with smokier whiskies, but this is a very pleasant change of pace.

  • 4
    22 June 2018

    Silky texture to the tongue, and a very delightful toffee taste that lingers long at the the aftertaste

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