This month’s Dream Whiskies competition is for a double prize! We are thrilled to be offering our winner two bottles of The Glenlivet, The XXV and the 18 year-old. With a total prize value of over £400, someone is set to win two fabulous additions to their whisky collection. Or even a great start to one!
As ever our free-to-enter competition will run until midnight, UK time on the 28th February with multiple entry opportunities plus our mega-entry option of signing-up to the Guardians of The Glenlivet newsletter, which is worth 15 entries.
Additionally, we have a fantastic 'share' entry option too, where you can receive a massive additional 25 entries for every friend that you introduce to the competition. You can find more details on our game page here.
So, to the prizes…
The Glenlivet XXV
Using some of the rarest of their whiskies, all of which have been aged for at least 25 years, this is a batch-produced whisky finished in ex-sherry butts. A team of experts individually select each cask and monitor the whisky in its finishing process to make sure the Oloroso-soaked wood adds the subtlest sherry tones to an intense, silky and elegant whisky. This molten amber liquid is nearly as splendid to hold in your hand as it is to drink. Afterwards, the finish is incredibly long, rich and balanced. But it’s the nose on the 25 Year Old that really drives whisky-lovers to distraction – with scents of bittersweet dark chocolate and plump, sweet sultana. This opulent whisky, the oldest expression in The Glenlivet’s core range, is a sublime choice to mark special occasions.
Rich amber, golden shades
Dark chocolate, sultanas
Silky sweet, cinnamon notes
Incredibly long, rich, balanced
Creamy camembert and fine, artisanal cheeses
The Glenlivet 18
Over the course of 18 years The Glenlivet Master Distiller, Alan Winchester, takes this expression through a combination of cask types, including both first and second-fill American oak (for tropical fruitiness) and ex-sherry oak (for spicy complexity). The result of this deft navigation of the distilling arts is a gorgeous single malt that is complex, yet elegant and balanced. The 18 Year Old has won more awards than any other expression; every bottle is a true example of the quality and taste of The Glenlivet. Any bottle deserves pride of place in your cabinet… perhaps to be held back for a fitting occasion? It is, after all, crafted to impress.
Old gold, apricot
Rich fruit, toffee
Balanced, bursts of sweet orange
Long, with raisins and spice
Fillet mignon and foie gras
So, how would you like to join all the previous Dream Whiskies grand prize winners and end up with this cracker on your shelf?
Well, all you need to do is enter! FOR FREE.... RIGHT HERE NOW
Best of luck with the competition… have a great February.