Glen Elgin 12 year old Speyside Whisky 43.0% 0.7 l
- Glen Elgin
- Alcoholic strength:
- 43 %
Price per liter: € 43.67/l
Glen Elgin 12 year old Speyside Whisky scores with the taste of fresh plums, encased by the aroma of fine oak barrels
The Scotland-born Glen Elgin 12 year old single malt Speyside Whisky is a real treat and not only due to its maturation in oak barrels. Instead it puts the epicure or the connoisseur in the Speyside region, gives a very clear and pleasant air, as well as delicate overhanging floral notes.
On opening a bottle of Glen Elgin 12 year old single malt Whisky an intensive scent of fruit escapes making the mouth water in anticipation.
On the palate the taste of fresh malt, which is covered by several spices makes an appearance for a few seconds. Juicy, ripe plum resonates and makes sure that the Glen Elgin 12 year old single malt Whisky is never too dry. Creamy shades of toffee join the taste sensation which makes for an attractive mouth feel and supports the complexity of the Glen Elgin 12 year old single malt Whisky.
The finish of the Glen Elgin 12 year old single malt Whisky has a beneficial effect, with a reasonable, slightly dry finish which is neither dull nor befitting. The Whisky lover realizes that the dryness blends perfectly into the previously perceived facets and does justice to the diversity of this delicious Scotch.
The well-balanced Glen Elgin 12 year old single malt Whisky has been kept as its name suggests, a total of 12 years in oak barrels. Here the Whisky receives its special standard and of course its amber-like color. Packaged in a stylish bottle, the Glen Elgin sparkles almost bright brilliant through the glass of the bottle and is thus an absolute eye-catcher of every fashionable bar and also makes an appreciated gift for any occasion.
The Glen Elgin distillery was founded in 1898 by James Carle and William Simpson, a bad time in the economy, so it was unable to remain viable for more than two years. The distillery changed hands several times since then but throughout all the trying times and change in ownership it has managed to stay true to traditional Whisky production and values.
Conclusion of the Glen Elgin 12 year old Speyside Whisky:
In summary, it can be stated that the unusually distinctive Glen Elgin Speyside single malt 12 year old has a soft and harmonious flavor. Shades of creamy honey and toffee, as well as selected herbs provide a bouquet of emotions and convey a full-bodied taste. A variety of spices, fresh malt, pure spring water, as well as floral nuances join the oral pleasure.
The classic Glen Elgin 12 year old Speyside Whisky hails from Scotland, is a first-class Whisky, and replicates its home region and more than satisfies the brand Glen Elgin and definitely leaves the consumer wanting for more.