Glenfiddich 14 Bourbon Barrel

Glenfiddich 14 Bourbon Barrel

Price: $50 for 750ml

Distilled/Owned by: Glenfiddich / William Grant & Sons

Region: Speyside

43% ABV

Mashbill: 100% malted barley

Aged For: 14 years

Cask Type: Ex-bourbon cask, finished new charred American oak

Chill Filtered: Yes

Color Added: Yes

 


 

Color: Slight copper

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.

Nose: Vanilla, oatmeal cookie, sugar, honey, heather, malt, oak

Mouthfeel: Light bodied

Palate/Taste: Vanilla, oak, malt, honey, and apple

Finish: Shorter, and not very warm. Honey and milk chocolate.

Thoughts: It succeeds in having bourbon flavors, but the mouthfeel needs a bit more ABV to round things out.

Score: 76 out of 100

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