Glenfiddich-Glenlivet 26yo Cadenhead's
Added on Wednesday, May 2, 2012 at 04:29 PM
  Bottler: Cadenhead
  Age: 26 yrs Type: Scotch
  Vintage: N/A Subtype: Single Malt
  ABV: 46.00 % Region: Speyside
  Price: N/A Availability: Collectors Only
Bottled circa 1990     This bottle was for the Italian market
Member Ratings and Notes
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Nose:  pears

Palate:   Soapy, metallic, floral

Finish:  Floral, lavendar

 

Too soapy and too floral, not my favorite flavor profile.

 
Fuji
 
Very floral and perfumey.  Theres licorice on the palate with a metallic finish.  Kinda plasticy and rusty. B-/C+ 
Adam
 
This is about what I'd expect from this series of Cadenhead bottlings (black label dumpies bottled circa 1990). They all seem to follow a profile that Chris likes to call "metallic lemon water."

I don't get so much lemon in here, but the dry finish may have metallic elements, and there's just not a lot here. At all. Vague remnants of the Glenfiddich profile. Interesting historically, not flavorful-ly. But I kinda like it a little.

 
Andy
 
Floral soap. 
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