Sunday, 10 April 2011

Whisky Discovery #11

The Glenlivet 12 Year Old (40% abv, OB, Bottled +/- 2011 70cl)
Speyside Single Malt Whisky
Circa £20 –£30

April's official bottle
One of the most famous malts in the world.

Another Speyside Malt, The Glenlivet 12 Year Old has a soft smooth balance of sweet summer fruits and the floral notes of spring flowers.

The Nose is remarkably flowery, clean & soft. The body is light to medium, firm, smooth
Flowery, peachy, and notes of vanilla on the palate. A delicate balance between sweetness & malty dryness. The finish being long and gently warming.