89,0 point

Hos Jim Murray betyder 89,0 point "Very good to excellent whiskies definately worth buying"

Hos Michael Jackson betyder 89,0 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 89,0 point af Jim Murray eller Michael Jackson

MurrayJacksonDestilleri navnFlaske navnAlderAlk.Aftapper
89,0LaphroaigLaphroaig 1976ukendt43,0
89,0BruichladdichElements of Islay - Br1ukendt Speciality Drinks Ltd
89,0Isle of JuraIsle of Jura - Elements - Earthukendt 
89,0The Famous Grouseukendt40,0
89,0ArdbegArdbeg Uigeadailukendt54,1
89,081,0MacAllanThe MacAllan 7740,0
87,089,0MacAllanThe MacAllan 10 100 proof1057,0
89,0Black Bottle 10 years old1040,0
89,0LagavulinLagavulin 121243,0
89,083,0Caol IlaCaol Ila 121240,0
89,076,0AberfeldyAberfeldy 121240,0
89,0Port Askaig Islay - Cask Strengthcirka 1257,1Speciality Drinks Ltd
89,082,0GlenfiddichGlenfiddich Caoran Reserve1240,0
89,0BruichladdichLinks V "Royal Liverpool - Hoylake"14 
89,0BruichladdichLinks III "The 18th Green, Royal Troon"14 
79,089,0LaphroaigLaphroaig 151543,0
89,0BruichladdichThe Fifteen15 
89,0BowmoreBowmore 16 Limited 1990 edition1653,8
89,0Port Askaig 17 Islay1745,8Speciality Drinks Ltd
89,0BenRiachBenRiach 18 - Gaja Barolo Wood Finish1846,0
83,089,0GlenfarclasGlenfarclas 212143,0
89,0PulteneyOld Pulteney 23 Sherry2343,0
86,089,0BowmoreBowmore 252543,0
89,0TomatinTomatin 25 years old2543,0
89,0Highland ParkHighland Park 25 (rund flaske)2551,5
89,0LinkwoodLinkwood 1981 - 26 year old - Red Wine Finish2655,5
89,0TaliskerTalisker 30 / Bottled 20083049,5
89,0Isle of JuraIsle of Jura 30 - 2010 limited edition3040,0
89,0GlendronachGlendronach 40 - 1971 PX Punchean 14364048,5