Glenlivet 1973-2018 | 45 Year Old | Signatory Vintage 30th Anniversary
Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Bottled By: Signatory Vintage 70cl / 43.1%
Signatory Vintage has to be up there with the best of the independent bottlers in the industry and to celebrate the 30th Anniversary they have released a collection of exceptional bottlings from many sought after distilleries...
... Established in 1998 by Andrew Symington, Signatory Vintage is now regarded as one of the most dynamic, flexible and innovative bottlers in the industry. Signatory bottle whiskies across a number of ranges such as Cask Strength and Un-Chill Filtered collections.
This Glenlivet was distilled in 1973 and aged for 45 years. Initial maturation was in hogshead and then it was finished in a single sherry butt for 82 months before being bottled in 2018 with a yield of just 394 bottles. This bottling is a harmonious combination of softness and energy and the sherry finish evokes the smells and flavours of autumn.
The bottle is presented in a black lacker box with 2 Signatory Vintage branded Glencairn glasses.
Official Tasting Notes
Colour: Coppery Orange
Nose: Initially complex and then with time to breathe it develops into citrus fruit and heady florals.
Palate: Creamy and lively, it is characterized by citrus fruit and toffee.
Finish: Turkish delight and rosepetal bring out its oriental character with notes of strawberries and raspberries.
- Distiller Glenlivet Distillery
- Bottler Signatory Vintage
- Country of Origin Scotland
- Region Speyside