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By Daniel Lerner

This advisor to unmarried malt and Scotch whiskey is a necessary source for beginners and pro specialists alike. It contains greater than 2 hundred manufacturers and sorts of Scotch and unmarried malt whiskey. rankings and specified info on Scotch and the Scotch are incorporated. details on every one model contains the types’ energy, aroma, style, and distinguishing features. The heritage and lore of unmarried malt and Scotch whisky is proven in either textual content and colour photographs.

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Cask strength), Gordon & MacPhail TASTING NOTES: Aromas: Nutty, oily, a slightly oaky Flavors: smooth, gentle, citrus, wealthy end GLENKINCHIE LOWLAND the full construction of Glenkinchie used to be used for mixing until eventually 1989, whilst a 10-year-old unmarried malt bottling turned on hand. This malt is a big part within the Haig relations of mixed whiskies, of which Haig and Haig Pinch are the main famous within the usa. Glenkinchie is a dry, gentle, floral whisky exemplifying Lowland variety. The distillery has a truly fascinating museum and viewers’ middle. GLENKINCHIE DISTILLERY Pentcaitland East Lothian EH34 5ET / Scotland Tel: +44 (0)1875 340333 / Fax: +44 (0)1875 340854 www. glenkinchie. com viewers’ heart: certain zone: Lowland AGE whilst BOTTLED: 10-year-old energy: forty% self sufficient BOTTLINGS: Cadenhead, Gordon & MacPhail TASTING NOTES: Aromas: highly spiced, a piece scorching, fresh Flavors: Medium weight, highly spiced, caramel, vanilla, dry mouth believe THE GLENLIVET HIGHLAND (SPEYSIDE) Arguably the main well-known unmarried malt whisky on the planet, the Glenlivet used to be the 1st authorized distillery in all of Scotland. This momentous occasion happened in 1824. as a result potency of the operation and the top of the range of the product, the Glenlivet was once being exported by means of the mid-1860s. as the whisky’s recognition for caliber used to be so nice, many different distilleries in and round the Livet Glen followed the identify Glenlivet. within the Eighteen Eighties, the vendors of the distillery filed swimsuit and have been presented the only real possession of the identify the Glenlivet. a few different distilleries within the quarter are allowed to exploit the identify Glenlivet, yet merely as a hyphenated suffix, e. g. , Longmorn-Glenlivet. THE GLENLIVET DISTILLERY Ballindalloch Banffshire AB37 9DB / Scotland Tel: +44 (0)1542 783220 www. glenlivet. com viewers’ middle: sure zone: Highland (Speyside) AGE whilst BOTTLED: 12-year-old, 12-year-old “French Oak Finish,” 12-year-old American end, 18-year-old, 21-year-old Archive, Cellar Collections vintages 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1972 energy: All 12-year-olds: 40%; 18-year-old: 43%; 21-year-old: 43%; classic bottlings diversity in power self sufficient BOTTLINGS: Duncan Taylor & Co. (cask strength), Gordon & MacPhail, Hart Brothers, Murray McDavid, Signatory TASTING NOTES: Aromas: 12-year-old: oily, fruity, floral, a little perfumed; 18-year-old: peaty, a marginally sizzling, nutty, honey, vanilla Flavors: 12-year-old: candy, fruity, a piece smoky, caramel end; 18-year-old: smoky, woody, espresso, tobacco, lengthy layered end, a slightly highly spiced GLENLOSSIE HIGHLAND (SPEYSIDE) in-built 1876, this distillery was once taken over by way of Scottish Malt Distillers, Ltd. , in 1919. it truly is now owned by way of United Distillers. nearly all of the construction is going for mixing, and the distillery produces a 10-year-old bottling besides. GLENLOSSIE DISTILLERY Elgin Morayshire IV30 3SS / Scotland Tel: +44 (0)1343 860331 / Fax: +44 (0)1343 860302 viewers’ heart: No quarter: Highland (Speyside) AGE while BOTTLED: 10-year-old energy: forty three% self sufficient BOTTLINGS: Duncan Taylor & Co.

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