Glenlivet 18 Year Old

Glenlivet 18 Year Old
WhiskyGlenlivet 18 Year Old
CountryScotland
RegionSpeyside
TypeSingle Malt
Age18 years old
Abv43%
Rating 83/100

About

The Glenlivet is based near the Speyside-town of Ballindalloch, and produces the world's second best selling single malt whisky. Their core range mainly exists of accessible and delicate single malts.
Reviews of Glenlivet 18 Year Old
says on December 11, 2018
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 90/100
Color: Gin clear

General description

This is a great whisky. Very smooth

says on December 10, 2018
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 85/100
Finish strength: Long
Color: Deep gold

General description

Perfect harmony between fruity and spicy flavors

Nose

Floral slightly marked y spices

Palate

Floral and fruity flavors

Finish

Good length

says on December 2, 2018
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 82/100
Color: Gin clear

General description

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says on November 26, 2018
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 87/100
Color: Amontillado sherry

General description

wunderbare nase, braucht zeit, komplex fruchtig süss. im gaumen sehr weich(leicht wässerig, kein voller körper) abgang recht lang, würzig, bitter-süss schöner malt bei dem der preis noch stimmt

says on November 25, 2018
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 84/100
Color: Burnished

General description

Agréable et équilibré.

says on November 23, 2018
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 86/100
Color: Burnished

General description

Perfect well balanced whisky with good harmony, bit of fruityness and spices mixed perfectley

says on November 23, 2018
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 87/100
Color: Burnished

General description

veldig smud, veldig rund,go krydder smak,med masse frukt. perfekt balanset, nydelige

says on November 15, 2018
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 87/100
Color: Burnished

General description

Zeer zacht. Lekker zoet. Honing. Volle smaak. Afdronk mag langer.

says on October 28, 2018
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 85/100
Color: Burnished

General description

full body. smooth. wood. bit of caramel.

says on October 14, 2018
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 87/100
Color: Gin clear

General description

Lots of fruit and spice amazing, Glenlivet doesn't let you down

says on October 8, 2018
Would you buy this again? No
Rating: 75/100
Color: Gin clear

General description

good whisky, long after taste.

says on October 6, 2018
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 79/100
Color: Deep copper

General description

fruit, some oak, vanilla sweetness , quite complex. long delicate aftertaste. normally not really a speyside fan but this one is pretty nice for a change.

says on September 11, 2018
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 79/100
Finish strength: Medium
Color: Gin clear

General description

this is a very smooth oaky Scotch with a very slight sweetness in the background. I very much enjoy it

Nose

sweet and mild

Palate

smooth

Finish

warm, with an oaky finish

says on August 12, 2018
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 88/100
Color: Russetmuscat

General description

good complexity. good to nurse for a while.

says on August 4, 2018
Would you buy this again? No
Rating: 65/100
Color: Deep gold

General description

best with ice, caramel, smooth, with an long taste

says on July 12, 2018
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 81/100
Color: Deep copper

General description

Fruity, oak tastes, after taste will remain long. better than average

says on July 9, 2018
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 82/100
Finish strength: Medium
Color: Deep copper

General description

Good entry plus level

Nose

floral nutmeg lemon

Palate

fruit orange pear nutmeg honey oak

Finish

smooth medium long oak

says on June 28, 2018
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 76/100
Finish strength: Medium
Color: Chestnutoloroso sherry

General description

Fruity and sweet. Bit of peat underneath and a smooth raisin-ey finish. Good but wouldn't consider it a staple.

Nose

Pear, sweet, fruity, honey

Palate

Smooth, dried fruit, very slight peat

Finish

Smokey raisin , charred oak

says on June 26, 2018
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 75/100
Color: Gin clear

General description

Not a speyside fan, been trying over and over.. This one is decent. Very fruity, quite complex. Will try more!

says on May 16, 2018
Would you buy this again? No
Rating: 82/100
Color: Russetmuscat

General description

light oak and caramel, pleasant with to off flavors

says on April 12, 2018
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 85/100
Color: Amber

General description

Fruity, hints of vanilla and caramel.

says on March 24, 2018
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 80/100
Color: Gin clear

General description

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says on February 14, 2018
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 88/100
Finish strength: Short
Color: Gin clear

General description

Very good deep/full bodied with hints of chocolate

says on January 22, 2018
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 75/100
Color: Amber

General description

Nice spicey taste with a little sweet.
After taste is very subtle, but in my opinion a little too short compared to the spicy taste.

says on January 13, 2018
Would you buy this again? No
Rating: 71/100
Color: Tawny

General description

candy-like

says on January 1, 2018
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 94/100
Color: Russetmuscat

General description

smooth and fruity, long and pleasent finish with a bit of citrus

says on December 21, 2017
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 85/100
Color: Deep gold

General description

This is my perfect speyside malt, it's got a lovely rich smell of caramel, honey and toffee. In the mouth it goes down a treat it's so smooth has a great sweet taste full of that great speyside character. Ends with a short but sweet finish. This has a great golden colour to boot!

says on November 4, 2017
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 83/100
Color: Burnished

General description

ripe oranges, marzipan, nut wood, chocolate: great nose. taste: grainy, sweet and sour citric notes, salted toffee and chocolate. the finish isn't too long, with syrup and sweet and sour notes. not a very complex or intriguing whisky, but very well balanced and enjoyable.

says on October 20, 2017
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 80/100
Color: Amber

General description

well balance, sweet and spicy, smooth

says on August 5, 2017
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 85/100
Color: Gin clear

General description

Nice, easy and well balanced dram. Also quite affordable compared to most 18 YOs.

says on August 3, 2017
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 88/100
Color: Gin clear

General description

Real sweet, full taste.

says on June 5, 2017
Would you buy this again? No
Rating: 77/100
Color: Gin clear

General description

Good one

says on May 18, 2017
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 87/100
Color: Gin clear

General description

much smoother than expected. spiciness adds a nice kick

says on May 13, 2017
Would you buy this again? No
Rating: 80/100
Color: Gin clear

General description

sweet mild

says on March 27, 2017
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 92/100
Color: Gin clear

General description

Excellent dram, complex and balanced combination of flavors help to absorb the sting of this overpriced (at least for my taste and budget) whisky.

says on February 23, 2017
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 82/100
Finish strength: Short
Color: Gin clear

General description

Fruity, soft, and slightly woody nose / oily texture / oilyness stays in the mouth / fruity taste with later on a pleasant dough/flowery taste / also some wood taste / also sweetness / a little peppery "bite" in the fairly long aftertaste. Fine single malt under €70,00.

says on January 24, 2017
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 85/100
Color: Gin clear

General description

Lovely balanced. Spicy and fruity.

says on January 17, 2017
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 80/100
Color: Auburn, Polished Mahogany

General description

Sehr angenehm zu trinken genau richtig für einen Männer abend

says on January 15, 2017
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 85/100
Color: Amber

General description

Rijke volle zachte whisky! Zoete tonen van citrus/sinaasappel. Prima en fijne afdronk.

says on January 4, 2017
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 84/100
Color: Amber

General description

smooth

says on December 19, 2016
Would you buy this again? No
Rating: 52/100
Color: Gin clear

General description

A good stady whisky

says on December 8, 2016
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 86/100
Finish strength: Short
Color: Deep gold

General description

Smooth with notes of orange and spices.
Awesome quality for the price.
Favorite single so far.

says on October 30, 2016
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 80/100
Color: Chestnutoloroso sherry

General description

VG

says on October 29, 2016
Would you buy this again? No
Rating: 70/100
Color: Gin clear

General description

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says on October 21, 2016
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 87/100
Finish strength: Long
Color: Russetmuscat

General description

Spicy in de neus met zoete honing in de dronk

Nose

Ruikt scherp

Palate

Iets spicy met lekkere honing op de achtergrond. Erg vol van smaak ook. Glijd zacht over de tong

Finish

Bijtjes die honingprikjes op je tong geven. Zacht vloeit lekker na

says on August 30, 2016
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 85/100
Color: Burnished

General description

Love the balance between sweet and spice.

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Flavour profile

  • Spice
  • Oak
  • Sweet
  • Fruit
  • Honey
  • Apple
  • Vanilla
  • Sherry
  • Malt
  • Complex
  • Smooth
  • Pear
  • Wood
  • Floral
  • Delicate
  • Caramel
  • Bitter
  • Fresh
  • Orange
  • Rich
  • Amazing
  • Warming
  • Strong
  • Lovely
  • Good
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