Category: Speyside single malt whisky
Product of: United Kingdom
This very rare cask strength Glenlivet went into a re-fill sherry cask (No. 7629) on 13th December 1968 and with bottled 7th August 2008, just a few months short of its 40th birthday.
Sampled on 02/10/2012
(bottle 228) Clear, bright golden.
Restrained, old leather, cigar box, tobacco, vanilla and green apple skin. Faint orange zest.
Perfectly balanced vanilla, oak, spice and faint apple/pear fruit.
Green apple skin and sandal wood.
Closure: Natural cork stopper