Longmorn-Glenlivet 18 Years Old 1994 – Authentic Collection

56.1% ABV

Score: 85/100

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What they say:

Bottled: July 2013; 264 bottles; Strength 56.1% ABV

Longmorn-Glenlivet Cadenhead’s Authentic Collection 18 Years
Country: Scotland
Region: Highlands / Speyside
Whisk(e)y-type: Scotch Single Malt
Distillery: Longmorn-Glenlivet
Bottler: Cadenhead
Age: 18 Years
Distilled: 1994
Bottled: July 2013
Cask: Bourbon Hogshead
Alcohol: 56,1% ABV
Nose: Malty and grassy with lime cordial. Marshmallows and icing sugar.
Palate: White chocolate, lime pickle, tangerines, dried bananas and faint  notes of figs.
Finish: Lemon bonbons, vanilla pods, and more white chocolate.
Complete bottle number: 264

What I say:

Dram #1 from Water of Life Society (WoLS) meeting 7/03/2014 – Taketsuru’s Journey

Colour:

Very pale gold

Nose:

Sweet and floral, new paint, cremola foam, fizzy cola bottles

Taste:

Warming and creamy, ginger fizz, coconut water, slightly soapy, rose and lemon Turkish delight, vodka and oak wood

Finish:

Spirity and vaporous, drying woody with hints of green coconut flesh and hints of spearmint