The Glenlivet 15 year old
70cl / 40% abv
The Glenlivet is matured in French oak for a period of time to give it a richer creamy finish. Glenlivet was one of the first distilleries to use French oak. The Glenlivet was one of the first distilleries to use French Oak in the whisky making process, a technique that has since been imitated by many others. The French Oak also increases the intensity of the whisky, resulting in a richer and creamier finish.
Nose: Creamy and rich, with buttery notes.
Palate: Fruity, almonds and hazelnuts with light sweet spices.
Finish: Leaves a lingering trace of sweet almond and spice.