Glen Garioch 12 Year Old Highland Single Malt Whisky

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Closure: Natural cork stopper

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Produced by: Glen Garioch Distillery
Owned by: Beam Suntory
UK distribution by: Edrington-Beam Suntory
UK consumer PR by: Consolidated PR
UK trade PR by: Consolidated PR

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alc./vol: 48%

Proof: 96°

Vintage: Non-vintage

Aged: 12 years

Product of: Product of United Kingdom United Kingdom

Launched in April 2010, Glen Garioch 12 Years Old is made using malts predominantly aged in American oak ex-bourbon barrels with a small percentage (approx. 20%) also aged in Spanish oak sherry-seasoned butts. Bottled without chill-filtration at high strength.

Review and Tasting


Sampled on 06/06/2014

Appearance:

Clear, golden amber.

Aroma:

Cinnamon, clove and buttery leather, vanilla, brazil nut, treacle, fudge and poached pears. Water amplifies spice and vanilla pastry.

Taste:

Rich, fruity and spicy with browned butter malt and creamy mouth feel. Nutty, crème brûlée, overripe banana, stewed pear and vanilla with a blast of spicy oak.

Aftertaste:

Fruit wood spicy finish.

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