Glenlivet First Fill 12 Year Single Malt Scotch Whisky 750ml
The Glenlivet 12 Year Old First Fill is adored for its vanilla, honey, smoky, and spicy flavor notes. Light golden in color, this expression sets itself apart by utilizing first-fill ex-Bourbon casks.
Excellent 12-year-old single malt from the Glenlivet Distillery in Speyside, which enjoys its maturation in both European and American oak casks. It’s an immensely popular expression that disappeared from shelves in 2015, but has since returned! A great example of the character of Glenlivet’s whisky, boasting a bounty of orchard fruit, fragrant florals, and honeyed malt notes carried on a creamy mouth feel.
Matured only in a first fill, American Oak casks, the Glenlivet 12-year-old First Fill has a perfect balance of late summer flowers and ripe fruit aromas. NOSE Vanilla with floral notes; tangerines with hazelnuts and almonds; creme caramel with grated nutmeg Palate Creamy vanilla, coconut flakes; a slice of buttered toast with sweet orange marmalade; ripe fruity pears; smooth and silky FINISH Warm, rewarding, oak scented; gently spicey, lingering finish with almonds
This is the first-ever limited edition release of The Glenlivet First Fill in the US. A Unique 12-year-old matured in first-fill American oak casks and distilled to 43.2% ABV, The Glenlivet 12 Year delivers the perfect balance of late summer flowers and ripe fruit aromas for a complete single malt experience.
Apricot, pineapple, greengages, citrus blossom, and a toasted teacake.
Buttery and vanilla-rich, though still packing all the bright fruit notes from the nose.
A soft crackle of oaky spice and malt, plus a hint of red apple juiciness.