Glen Garioch 12 Year-Old

70 cl

The Glen Garioch 12 Years Old gains its distinctive Highland character from maturation in two wood groups: American Bourbon, and Spanish Sherry casks. Each stage of the marriage adds distinct characteristics to the final single malt. Bourbon to soften and Sherry to add depth of flavour – fresh heather, poached pears and just a hint of oak.

  • €56.99
Glen Garioch 12 Year-Old

The Glen Garioch 12 Years Old gains its distinctive Highland character from maturation in two wood groups: American Bourbon, and Spanish Sherry casks. Each stage of the marriage adds distinct characteristics to the final single malt. Bourbon to soften and Sherry to add depth of flavour – fresh heather, poached pears and just a hint of oak.

Tasting Notes from Celtic Whiskey Shop and Wines on the Green
Nose Heathery floral notes are balanced with the richness of poached pears and the sweetness of malted barley.
Palate Crème brulee and sweet ripe banana at first then comes a light oakiness with pear fruitiness.
Colour Golden
Fact Sheet
Fluid 70 cl
Alcohol % 48
Types of Barrel used for Aging Both ex-Bourbon and Sherry casks
Serving Suggestion
Serving Suggestion Best enjoyed neat or with just a little water
Awards and/or Press Quotes
2011 San Francisco Spirits Challenge Silver Medal
F. Paul Pacult, The Spirits Journal "Superb - wow the whole grain intensity is wide and deep in the opening sniffs after the pour."
Largest selling single bottle at Whisky Live London 2011 "Whisky of the Show".
Serge Valentin, whiskyfun.com "Honest, faithful and fairly close to the distillate. I like quite a lot."
Simon Difford/Class Magazine ****1/2- Four and a half stars
Single Malt World Cup -www.whiskyspot.com WINNER
Ultimate Spirits Challenge Finalist, and Extraordinary Ultimate Recommendation

Tags: Scottish Whiskey, Glen Garioch, Highland Malt, Scotch, 12 Year Old