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The Glenlivet

The Glenlivet
12 Year Single Malt Scotch Whisky

Category: Speyside Single Malt Scotch

Date Tasted:
Country: Scotland
Alcohol: 40%
93 Points
Gold Medal
Exceptional
2019 World Cocktail Championships - 1st Place Highball Whisky

The Glenlivet
12 Year Single Malt Scotch Whisky

Category: Speyside Single Malt Scotch

Date Tasted:
Country: Scotland
Alcohol: 40%
Gold color. Aromas of pear, honey, heather, apricot yogurt sap, dill, and chamomile-ginger tea with a satiny, crisp, dry-yet-fruity light body and a smooth, elegant, medium-long buttered shortcake, thyme, and tangerine finish. A gentle, classic Speyside single malt that dances on the palate.

Tasting Info

Spirits Glass Style: Herbal & Mild
Aroma Aroma: pear, honey, heather, apricot yogurt sap, dill, and chamomile-ginger tea
Taste Flavor: buttered shortcake, thyme, and tangerine
Smoothness Smoothness: Smooth
Finish Finish: Normal
Enjoy Enjoy: neat and on the rocks
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A gentle, classic Speyside single malt that dances on the palate.

The Producer or Importer

Pernod Ricard USA

The Producer or  Importer
250 Park Avenue, 17th Floor
New York, NY 10177
USA
1 914-848-4800

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Speyside Single Malt Scotch

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Serve in a Glencairn Scotch Whisky Glass
Speyside refers whisky made by the 50+ distilleries near the river Spey in the Scottish highlands. These distilleries are noted for their use of refilled, ex-Sherry casks in the maturation of their whiskies. The Sherry casks imparts telltale fruit and nut tones to the final whisky.

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