Glenfiddich 40 Year Old Release No. 16
70cl / 48.0% abv
Glenfiddich 40 Year Old Release No. 16 Description
Roll out the red carpet, the Glenfiddich 40 Year Old has arrived. A yearly release of 1000 bottles, each bottle of this stuff is sacred! Each one has its own leather bound book telling its 40 year long story (quite the narrative, eh?). It matured in a combination of sherry and bourbon American oak casks and arrives at 48% abv. A curtain closer, if ever there was one.
Nose: dark chocolate, dried fruits, roasted coffee, ripe black cherries.
Palate: intense dried fruit notes, stewed apples, dry oak.
Finish: huge, complex, layered.