GreatDrams Glen Garioch 8 Year Old
Key Facts About This Whisky
Range: Single Cask Series
Founders: Greg and Kirsty Dillon
Distillery: Glen Garioch
Region: Highlands, Scotland
Age: 8 years old
Distilled: February 2013
Bottled: September 2021
Cask type: A single ex-bourbon cask
Alcohol by Volume: 48.2%
Bottled: Natural colour and without chill filtration
Limited Release: 200
Bottle Size: 500ml
About GreatDrams Glen Garioch
Glen Garioch started producing spirit in 1797, although there are claims (without evidence admittedly) of it producing legally even further back before this.
Although one of the oldest distilleries, this distillery has some surprisingly modern apparatus. Their setup includes a Lauter mash tun, steam heat source, shell and tube condenser and stainless steel washbacks. Pronounced ‘Glen Geery’, Glen Garioch notoriously has a deep cereal and spice note to the new spirit which also has a distinctive waxy character. When mature, the heaviness changes into a thick, creamy texture, allowing honeyed fruits and heather to emerge. As this superb whisky from GreatDrams demonstrates.
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*US states we can currently ship to include: Alaska, California, District of Columbia, Louisiana, Nebraska, New Mexico, New York, Oregon, Virginia, Wyoming, Vermont, Maine, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, Texas, and Florida.
How much is shipping?
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