The Glenlivet 12 is a very known and appreciated product around the world. Founded in 1824, the Glenlivet distillery belongs to the Speyside area; this is the product of the official Glenlivet line with the youngest age. There are bottles in the line, that reach up to 50 year of aging.

  • ABV: 40%
  • Casktype:  Oak Casks
  • Age: 12 years
  • Number of bottles: not declared
  • Price range: € 0 – € 50
  • Availability: high
glenlivet 12

Tasting notes GLENLIVET 12

Nose: very floral. It  releases notes of chamomile and saffron. There are also intense aromas of vanilla perceptible. Lastly, slight hints of malt reaches the nostrils.

Palate: aromatic intensity is fairly weak. It developes notes of fruits, apple in particular. Then followed by spices (white pepper) and hints of citrus. Malted notes towards the finale.

Finale: of medium persistency. Spicy (white pepper), with notes of malt and fruits.

Overall, a easy to drink product, but with a particularly limited complexity. The nose results interesting and peculiar, but suffers an involution on the palate.

RATING 81

 

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