Whisky The Glenlivet 18 years, with box, 1000 ml
Whiskey old gold color with hints of ripe apricots.
Whisky has a smooth, velvety, robust taste with delicate tones of malt and a slight shade of fruit. On the palate notes of spices and felt - ginger, white pepper and oak notes. When water is added flavor becomes more sweet and spicy oak notes retreat, and at the forefront of ginger. A long, dry finish with hints of oak.
Whiskey has a rich, elegant and complex aroma with oak sweetness and floral notes of peony and freesia. The aroma is also perceptible notes of toffee, chocolate mint and berries.
Whiskey is a great digestif.
Whiskey awarded the Gold Medal in 2002 and 2003, silver medals in 2004 and 2006, silver in the category of "Best in Class" at the International Wine & Spirit Competition; Gold medals in 2002, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008 and Awards at the 2006 International Spirits Challenge; twice won the Gold Medal in 2008 and the Gold Medal in 2003 and the Silver Medal at the 2007 San Francisco World Spirits Competition; awarded by Scottish Field Magazine Whisky Merchants' Challenge in 2007.