scotch whisky Whisky

Gordon and MacPhail, Glenlivet 1978 40 Year Old

From one of Scotland best known distilleries and one of the first to be licenced in 1824, this whisky has a subtle nose of caramel and potpourri. A little oak also shows on the nose in the form of pencil box aromas. On the palate there are spices and sweet vanilla with a tannic structure which is dry.

Spirit Details

Sub-Category

Single Malt, Cask Strength

Country

Scotland

Region

Speyside

Alcohol

53.5%

Bottle Size

70cl

Tasting Information

Name of Tasting

Independent Bottlers

Type of Tasting

Tasting feature

Blind

No

Tasted by

Colin Hampden-White, Charles MacLean

UK Stockist

Specialist stockists or secondary market

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