ABV: 40 %
Type: Single Malt
Bottles in collection: 1
Emptied bottles: 0
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Nose: Soft sweet fruits, vanilla, dust, pleasant and rounded, feint smell of Apple juice.
Taste: Smooth, a bit dusty, some spices on the tip of the toungue, sweetness, dry oak.
Finish: Spices intensify, nice lasting dry oak flavour, hint of vanilla intertwined with the oak. A hint of apple comes and goes.
The Glenlivet 15 YO is matured for 12 years in ex-bourbon barrels and ex-sherry casks and then finished for 3 years in new limousin french oak barrels.