Glenlivet Founders Reserve is the whiskey of Glenlivet that replaces from 2014 to the old Glenlivet 12 years. It is a single malt whisky distillate following the original recipe from master distiller Jim Cryle.
The Glenlivet Distillery is one of the most prestigious in Scottish single malt whiskies. This Glenlivet founders Reserve has been extracted following the original recipe from master distiller Jim Cryle.
The Glenlivet was founded in 1824 and after the Second World War it became one of the most powerful distilleries in the area thanks to the high demand. In 2007 it was, in terms of sales, the first distillery of the United States and the second world-wide in the field of single malt.
The Glenlivet founders Reserve is aged in American oak barrels that have previously been used to produce bourbon and offer the resulting broth the typical notes of coconut and vanilla in both its aroma and flavor.
Glenlivet Founders Reserve Tasting note
Glenlivet 12 years old has an aroma that offers an elegant character with fruit and floral notes, apricot, apples and pear. In the mouth leaves a silky texture in which clearly distinguishes touches of jasmine and fruits of the forest.