The Glenlivet 1954 Private Collection (Gordon & MacPhail)
Gordon & MacPhail Private Collection // Speyside, Scotland
This single malt was distilled at The Glenlivet in 1954. It matured for 64 years in a refill sherry butt (cask #1412) and was bottled in 2018. Bottled at a cask strength of 41% ABV, this cask yielded just 222 bottles. The Private Collection from independent bottler Gordon & MacPhail is a series of greatly aged single malts from celebrated, little known, or closed distilleries selected by members of the Urquhart family.
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 Typerefill sherry butt