The Glenlivet 15 years is a collector’s delight, and those who pride themselves in stocking this beauty as part of their bar collection have undeniable bragging rights. The Glenlivet 15 undergoes a very distinct maturation process where a certain proportion of the drink is matured in French oak casks. This much-loved spirit from The Glenlivet whisky collection has an abundance of flavours touching several notes of creamy, smoky almond with a hint of vanilla and some natural spice.
A perfect blend that is rather adored by whisky lovers all over, the Glenlivet scotch whisky is a top-notch blend and one that is much sought after. The toasted nut flavour of The Glenlivet 15 combined with an aroma that is distinctly floral buttercream, its almost chardonnay like oakiness, lends a compelling character to this spirit.
Aged in French Oak barrels, also used for Cognac and Armagnac, this complex beauty is left to rest for precisely fifteen years, and it is this long, luxurious, restful ride that gives The Glenlivet 15 years, its overall edge. Nothing can beat the beautiful antique gold colour that comes from sitting in the oak barrels for a significant period. The aftertaste of this Glenlivet whisky is typically playful, but it leaves one with a spicy bite that lingers and teases. This Glenlivet scotch is loved by many for this very quality.
Most people experience and enjoy spirits in their own personal ways. What might taste unique and special to a person may do nothing for another. That said, The Glenlivet 15 has managed to garner some sort of universal fanbase where most people who have tasted it or do drink it have something favourable to say.
The rich aroma, the acidity and the woody punch that comes from the prolonged aging process together combined make for a combination that appeals to most palettes. The Glenlivet whisky, in general, has many takers and is mainly popular. Whether it is The Glenlivet 12 or The Glenlivet 15, the spirit finds its way into the hearts of many and for a good reason. The long, dry, and slightly peppery finish makes this one a desirable and much-loved product.
From an aesthetics point of view as well, The Glenlivet 15 years comes out on top. It can make any bar come alive with its rich and deep amber colour and a beautifully designed bottle. For those who like the visual appeal of a painstakingly crafted bottle of spirit, The Glenlivet scotch will not disappoint.
This Scottish beauty that is aged in the French woods is made of pure malt wort that is double distilled tends to absorb the tannins of the French oak casks that it is aged in, and the oxygenation lends it the softness that is so embedded. The eventual outcome is a spirit that balances creaminess with fruitiness with the nutty after-taste of almonds completing the concoction. This Glenlivet whisky is not only complex, but it's also subtle, and that's a combination challenging to match.
The Glenlivet 15 is pure joy, exhilaration and a moment of pride to behold when placed in a bar, completing a coveted collection. Nothing short of extraordinary, this Glenlivet scotch is worth every penny and more.