Light copper shimmers in the Premium Snifter, oily "legs" stick to the glass wall, fermented grapes and berries come into their own with a slightly musty appearance. Minimally sour fruit notes combine with slightly musty and rotten hints to a sherry nose characterized by dried fruits, toffee and caramel come to the fore, as well as a hint of strawberries and sweet cherries. Steamed leather, minimal sulfur, dry fruit flavors, delicious ...
The Glenlivet flows smoothly and creamy over the tongue, sweet fruit aromas emerge velvety, followed by dry wood tones. The spiciness is minimal, while raisins, sweet cherries and dark strawberries stick on the tongue. A touch of caramel and milk chocolate, cocoa powder and a pinch of cinnamon. The taste and aftertaste quickly become blurred, the sweet and fruity elements stick mildly on the palate.
Muted fruit notes, minimally dry and spicy wood, raisins and sweet cherries end in musty and rotten hints, a subtle sulfur note is barely noticeable. The initially muted and creamy elements take on noticeably volume in the aftertaste, with creamy milk chocolate and a hint of cocoa the aftertaste ends with hazelnuts and the musty fruit notes already mentioned.