Glenlivet Smith's 49 Year Old 1955 Vintage Speyside single malt Scotch whiskey. Single first fill sherry butt #3059. Distilled 15th November 1955, bottled 3rd October 2005 by Gordon & MacPhail for the distillery label range.
Nose: Rich Sherry and stewed fruits - rhubarb and apples. A sweet, smoky element with a trace of rose scent and wood.
Palate: Smoky initially with sweet, nutty flavours developing followed by a strong Sherry, fruitcake flavour.
Glenlivet Distillery was established in 1824 and following expansion in 2010 is now equipped with fourteen stills making it one of the largest malt whisky distilleries in Scotland. Glenlivet Distillery is situated in Scotland’s Speyside whisky region near the River Livet and has a visitor centre which offers distillery tours with the opportunity to sample Glenlivet single malt whiskies. Glenlivet also participates in the Spirit of Speyside Whisky Festival.