Glenfiddich 15 Years Solera Reserve

For the maturation of this whisky, Glenfiddich adopted the "Solera" procedure from Spanish sherry production. Whiskies matured in different casks (Oloroso sherry, bourbon, virgin oak) are married in a unique Solera vat made from oregon pine.

For the maturation of this whisky, Glenfiddich adopted the "Solera" procedure from Spanish sherry production. Whiskies matured in different casks (Oloroso sherry, bourbon, virgin oak) are married in a unique Solera vat made from oregon pine.

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85
Glenfiddich
Scotland, Speyside
Single Malt Whisky
15 Years
40%
0.7 l
Original bottling
Sherry - Oloroso, Sherry - Oloroso, Bourbon, Bourbon, Virgin, Virgin, Wine, Wine
Chill filtration - With Artifical colouring - With
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Tasting notes of SlàinteMhath:

10. Oct 2016
Compared to the mass-produced 12-year-old Single Malt, Glenfiddich 15 Solera Vat is definitely a step up in quality. Rich and delicate fruitiness dominates the nose, in particular ripe apples, banana and grapes. Fresh spiciness and sherry cask influence add to the complexity of the malt. On the palate, the fruity notes are more subdued. Vanilla cream and honey sweetness are complemented by mild spices, most notably cinnamon. The finish is moderately long, bittersweet and spicy but not very substantial. High demand for oak casks unfortunately takes its toll.
RATING: 3.8/5.0 ≙ 87 pts

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KDav69
22. Dec 2018
30. Jan 2015
thepeanut
12. Jun 2016
29. Dec 2016
Glassbubble
13. Dec 2017
Nosing: Vanilla Caramel fresh apricot, sweet

Taste: Dark Chocolate Hazelnut

Finish: Cinnamon :Coffee Dark Chocolate

Comment: Delicious and well balanced. Dangerously easy to drink. Well worth the $60 Canadian price tag. Very rewarding dram.
07. Sep 2015
MJ75
08. Oct 2015
07. Jun 2016
20. Dec 2016