Glen Garioch Founder's Reserve
Glen Garioch // Highland, Scotland
Launched in 2010, The Founders Reserve is a good example of the character of the whisky produced at Glen Garioch [glen gee-ree]. Their whiskies are not chill filtered and are bottled at 48% abv or higher. As this is their entry level whisky, there is no age statement attached.
Single MaltDistilled in pot stills from 100% malted barley, produced at one distillery, aged in barrels; if Scotch or Irish, must be aged for at least three years.
Cask Typeex-bourbon and ex-sherry
"The nose offers a fair dose of variety such as lemon custard, brine, honey, and wool. Pears comes across on the palate and tastes more tangy than sweet. "