The Glenlivet Cellar Collection 1959 (bottled 2001

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Closure: Natural cork stopper

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Produced by: The Glenlivet Distillery
Owned by: Pernod Ricard Group
UK distribution by: Pernod Ricard UK

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alc./vol: 48.2%

Proof: 96.4°

Vintage: 1959

Aged: No age statement

Product of: Product of United Kingdom United Kingdom

The 2011 release of The Glenlivet's limited edition Cellar Collection. This rare 1959 was drawn from four refill American oak hogsheads. Only 400 bottles were produced.

Review and Tasting


Sampled on 08/10/2011

Appearance:

Clear, deep golden.

Aroma:

Musty spicy nose, reminiscent of an antique shop with aromas of toffee apple, cream of soda vanilla and linseed oil impregnated cloth.

Taste:

If the nose is antique shop then the palate is stately home furnished with plenty of old oak. Gently spiced with nutmeg and clove and wonderfully rounded with a touch of maple syrup and almond nuttiness.

Aftertaste:

Majestic, gently oaked lightly spiced finish.

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