Price: $90 for 750ml
Distilled/Owned by: Glenlivet / Pernod Ricard
Mashbill: 100% malted barley
Aged For: 18 years
Cask Type: First and second fill European and American oak
Chill Filtered: Yes
Color Added: Yes
Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.
Nose: Very strong floral notes, rosewater, pear, apple, pie crust, sugar, and barley
Palate/Taste: Strong apple and yeast with a malt forward profile. Grass, honey and a bit of ginger.
Finish: Under medium warmth and length with pears, flowers, and oak
Thoughts: A big step forward from the 12 year, the flavors are much more pronounced and the extra abv helps the mouthfeel.
Score: 77 out of 100