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Item ID: 211198
Cadenhead’s-Glen Moray-Glenlivet 21 Year Old.
Bottled February 2014.
Matured in an oak cask.
Speyside single malt Scotch whisky.
Distillery: Glen Moray-Glenlivet
Limited Release: Only 216 bottles produced.
Strength: 55.4% abv
Approx.Shipping Weight: 2.0kg
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Tasting Notes – Cadenhead’s-Glen Moray-Glenlivet 21 Year Old.
Initially quite light, with floral notes and even a little rosewater. Overtime the aromas develop to become richer, revealing marzipan, liquorice and syrup fruitcake.
Much sweeter than the nose would lead you to believe. Creamy and buttery with lots of milk chocolate and honeycomb. Gentle berry flavours-raspberries and blueberries with vanilla ice cream covered in syrup.
The influence of the cask is more apparent in the finish. Red currants, raspberry ripple ice cream and perhaps just a hint of oak.
Notes from the label.
Cadenhead’s Scotland’s Oldest Independent Bottlers, Campbeltown.
William Cadenhead Limited, Wine and Spirit Merchants, was founded in 1842 and was in the ownership of the same family until it was taken over by the well known Campbeltown firm of J & A Mitchell & Co. Ltd who own Springbank Distillery.
William Cadenhead passed away in December 1904 and was succeeded in the business of Wine and Spirit Merchants at 47 Netherkirkgate by his nephew Robert W. Duthie, son of Robert Duthie – Superintendent of the Scottish Orphanage in Bombay. He developed what the firm was most famous for, namely single malt Scotch Whisky and Demerara Rum.
In the early 1960s things began to get worse as the administration side of the business was poorly adhered to and several ill-advised business decisions were made.
The business was suffering and in 1972 there was a two-day sale of the entire stock. The catalogue extended to 167 pages and was, to that date, the largest sale of wines and spirits held in Great Britain. The sale took place in London on 3rd and 4th of October 1972 and resulted in a six-figure surplus over liabilities for the firm.
Eventually the premises were sold to J & A Mitchell & Co Ltd, the proprietors of Springbank Distillery.
There are several Cadenhead’s shops not only in Campbeltown, but in Edinburgh, London and several on continental Europe.
Information from Cadenhead’s.
Glen Moray-Glenlivet Distillery
Glen Moray, Speyside has been distilled on the banks of the River Lossie since 1897 by a small dedicated team of craftsmen.
In over a century of distilling at Glen Moray, much has changed. However, the ingredients, processes and the skills of those responsible for producing this finest quality single malt whisky remain constant.
A small, friendly and informal distillery, Glen Moray is in the heart of Elgin, the historic capital of Speyside. The area around Elgin is known as the Laich of Moray.
Glen Moray is a partner member of the world-famous Malt Whisky Trail.
Notes from Glen Moray website.
|Dimensions||14 × 14 × 39 cm|
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