Glenlivet 12

Glenlivet 12

Price: $25 for 750ml

Distilled/Owned by: Glenlivet / Pernod Ricard

Region: Speyside

40% ABV

Mashbill: 100% malted barley

Aged For: 12 years

Cask Type: Ex-bourbon and ex-sherry casks

Chill Filtered: Yes

Color Added: Yes

 


 

Color: Straw gold

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.

Nose: Floral, pear, malt, oak, and spring water

Mouthfeel: Watery

Palate/Taste: Sugar, malt, barley, vanilla, grass, and honey.

Finish: Slightly under medium warmth, with a pear and floral finish

Thoughts: Watery and fruity, I prefer the 12 year Glenfiddich a bit more than this.

Score: 73 out of 100

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