Distilled/Owned by: Glenlivet / Pernod Ricard
Mashbill: 100% Malted barley
Aged For: 16 years
Cask Type: Ex-bourbon barrel
Chill Filtered: No
Color Added: No
Color: Pale gold
Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.
Nose: Heather, vanilla, pear, floral, oak, and a sort of fresh air.
Palate/Taste: Honeycomb and black pepper, apple and pear with hints of barley sugar.
Finish: Warm and lingering. Oak, caramel and coconut flavors.
Thoughts: I liked the NAS Oloroso cask better than this one, but it was well made and I have no real complaints.
Score: 80 out of 100