86,0 point

Hos Jim Murray betyder 86,0 point "Very good to excellent whiskies definately worth buying"

Hos Michael Jackson betyder 86,0 point "Markant og exceptionelt"

Verdens 2 førende whiskyskribenter har begge givet point på en skala fra 0-100. Desværre ikke den samme skala. Nedenstående tabel er en sammenskrivning af deres skalaer.

Jim MurrayPointMichael Jackson
Nothing short of absolutely diabolical0-49,5(ikke kommenteret)
50-50,5Savner balance og/eller karakter. Var måske ikke tiltænkt aftapning som single malt.
Nasty and well worth avoiding51-59,5
60-64,5Behagelig, men ikke exceptionel malt
Very unimpressive indeed65-69,5
Usually drinkable but don't expect the earth to move70-74,5Værd at prøve
Average and usually pleasant though sometimes flawed75-79,5Absolut værd at prøve
Good whisky worth trying80-84,5Markant og exceptionelt
Very good to excellent whiskies definately worth buying85-89,5
Brilliant90-93,5De helt store single malts
Superstar whiskies that give us all a reason to live94-97,5
Better than anything I've ever tasted98-100

Flasker der har fået 86,0 point af Jim Murray eller Michael Jackson

MurrayJacksonDestilleri navnFlaske navnAlderAlk.Aftapper
86,0AberlourAberlour a'bunadh (uden batch angivelse)ukendt59,6
86,0LaphroaigLaphroaig Tripple Woodukendt48,0
86,0BunnahabhainBunnahabhain Auld Acquaintance Hogmanay Edition, 1968ukendt43,8
86,0The Big Smoke 60ukendt60,0Duncan Taylor
86,0BruichladdichX4+3ukendt63,5
86,0Isle of JuraIsle of Jura - Superstition (45%)ukendt45,0
86,0BenromachBenromach Traditionalukendt40,0
86,0BenRiachBenRiach - Heart of Speysideukendt40,0
86,0Destilerías y Crianza del Whisky S.A. (DYC)DYCcirka 4 
86,0Yalumba WinerySmith's Angaston Whisky Vintage 1998 Aged 8 Years840,0
86,0BalblairBalblair 101040,0
80,086,0GlenfarclasGlenfarclas 101040,0
90,086,0LaphroaigLaphroaig 101040,0
91,086,0LaphroaigLaphroaig 101043,0
84,086,0GlenmorangieGlenmorangie Sherry Wood Finishcirka 1243,0
86,0TaliskerTalisker 12 / Friends of Classic 1245,8
86,0GlendronachWhisky Galore Glendronach 1990 Aged 13 Years13 Duncan Taylor
86,0GlendronachWilson & Morgan Barrel Selection Glendronach 1990cirka 1446,0Wilson & Morgan
80,086,0BowmoreBowmore Duskcirka 1450,0
86,0BruichladdichThe Fifteen Second Edition15 
86,0MiltonduffMiltonduff 151546,0
86,0TomatinTomatin 15 year old1543,0
86,0BenRiachBenriach 15 - Dark Rum Wood Finish1546,0
90,086,0ArdbegArdbeg 171740,0
77,086,0BowmoreBowmore 171743,0
80,086,0Caol IlaCaol Ila 181843,0
86,0BruichladdichThe Eighteen 2nd edition18 
86,0BruichladdichThe Twenty Second Edition "Flirtation"20 
86,0AberfeldyAberfeldy 212140,0
93,086,0AuchentoshanAuchentostan 212143,0
86,089,0BowmoreBowmore 252543,0
86,0Port Askaig 25 Islay2545,8Speciality Drinks Ltd
91,586,0GlenfiddichGlenfiddich 303040,0
86,0Glenburgie (Glencraig)Glenburgie 1963 - Gordon & MacPhailcirka 4443,0Gordon & MacPhail