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Glenlivet
Whisky: Glenlivet 2001-2012
Serie: The Old Malt Cask
Age: 11 years
Type: Single malt
   
Distilled: 09-2001
Bottled: 10-2012
Cask Type: SHerry butt
Cask #: 9210
Bottles: 374
Strength: 50%
   
Distillery: Glenlivet Distillery
Bottler: Douglas Laing (pre May 2013)
Country: Scotland: Speyside
   
 
Date: 11-03-2013
Nose: Round, gentle, sweet, some sherry, sweet tangerines.
Flavour: Dried prunes, a little white pepper, some sherry, vanilla, earthy.
Body: A little dry, has a creamy finish.
Comments: For me, the sherry helped this Glenlivet immensely, adding some much welcomed depth.
Rating: ++++ ++++ ++++ ++++ ++++ ++++ ++++ ++++ +--- ---- (8.25)
   
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