Whisky Glenfarclas 1955 Family Casks, in wooden box, 700 ml
- Year: 1955
- Volume: 700 ml
- Barrel aging:
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Color is very dark whiskey.
This whiskey has a very rich, velvety fruit and sherry flavor, soft, and at the same time powerful. Whiskey allegedly explodes in your mouth, then gently envelops receptors. In the aftertaste distinct sense of spice and chocolate-hazelnut nuances.
The aroma of whiskey rich, rich, powerful prevailing sherry tones, no faded over the years of exposure. In the background a distinct sense of tone coffee, fruit and spices.
Whiskey is perfect as a digestif, and in addition to the cigar.
Series whiskey Family Casks - is a unique collection of elite aged alcohol, which includes 43 vintage single malts, representing a sequence without a gap year from 1952 to 1994. At the company's warehouses Glenfarclas currently aged over fifty two thousand different drums, including drums that contain whiskey each crop year, since 1952. Thus, it turns out that the collection "Family Kasks" fall as a result of a careful selection of only the best whiskey one crop year, which are bottled at cask strength and contain no dyes. Such a collection can not boast of any other distillery. All this collection of whiskey sold in individual wooden packaging, making them a great gift.
Whiskey Glenfarclas Family Casks 1955 is an excerpt '52 (he was bottled in February 2007, the total number of bottles of this release is 545 units), aged in barrels №2211 sherry. This gorgeous, full-bodied whiskey has a taste that can not disappoint, even after such a strong impression on the scent. You will endlessly enjoy this amazing drink.
Glenfarklas distillery was built in 1836 as part of the farm, which is owned by one John Grant. He put enough good start production, and very soon it became a popular malt whiskey in the area, thanks to its high quality. The name of the distillery in translation from gellskogo language means "Valley of the green grass." The distillery is located at the foot of the mountain Ben Rinnes, which grows on the slopes of heather. It is from sources coming down from the mountain, the distillery provides a clean soft spring water. The secret special bouquet of whiskey Glenfarklas is not only high quality water, but also the use of certain varieties of barley, which grows near in the valley of special yeast, traditional methods of distillation (Glenfarkslas proud of its six largest in Scotland stills) and the duration of exposure in barrels of sherry Fino and Oloroso. Currently, John and his son George are respectively the fifth and sixth generation of the family Grant and continue to improve the art of whiskey production.