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Glenlivet 18 Year Old

Balanced Complexity

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hReview by @hespeler

26th Jan 2013

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Glenlivet 18 Year Old
  • Nose
    23
  • Taste
    22
  • Finish
    22
  • Balance
    23
  • Overall
    90

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Tasted as part of a flight of Glenlivet along with the 15 y/o French Oak and the 16 y/o Nadurra.

There's a lot going on here. Considerably complex with a darker edge to some of the younger Glenvlivet expression.

The aroma has elements of hot fudge, some cinammon,bitter-sweet chocolate.

The palate is medium-bodied and confirms the nose with a hint of sweets and smoke coming through.

The finish follows suit with just a hint of smoke and spiceness.

This one is complex; all the elements are very subtle. A very contemplative drink good for pondering the ways of the world.

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Spartacus commented

I have several bottles already open but have recently bought one of these. Probably be summer before this gets opened but after reading this i am very tempted to open this weekend......... :-)

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