The Glenlivet

12 Years Old, First Fill Sherry Cask

ABV 40%
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Brand: The Glenlivet
Expression: 12 Years Old, First Fill Sherry Cask
Type: Scotland Whisky / Single Malt
Age: 12 years old
ABV: 40%
Country/Region: Scotland / Speyside
Bottling type: Standard (Distillery or blended)
Tasting notes
Taster   Dave Broom
Nose: Lightly malty/dusty. Dried grasses, yew. Becomes perfumed with water: floral (hyacinth, almost frangipani).
Palate: Soft and clean. Blossom-like. Gentle grip. Very clean and quite light.
Finish: Medium length, a soft fade.
Comment: Attractive, versatile.
Taster   Michael Jackson
Nose: Slightly vegetal. Olives?
Palate: Syrupy but very light. Becoming dry. Peaty, smoky, bitterness.
Finish: Late explosion of spiciness. Lemon grass. Ginger. Cinnamon.
Comment: Not much middle palate. Lacks roundness.
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Glenlivet Distillery, Ballindalloch, Moray, Speyside, Scotland
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