Glenlivet Captain’s Reserve: Selectively finished in Cognac casks, for a rich and intense taste.
Introducing the Glenlivet Captain Reserve, a combination of raisin-rich Cognac and signature citrus notes married with the creamy smoothness of Single Malt Glenlivet. The luscious liquid finds its unique honey and spicy notes through its journey from bourbon and sherry casks to a selective finish in Cognac casks.
Bursting in sweet and fruity aromas, Glenlivet Captain’s Reserve shines as a proud celebration of the brand's expertise and solid know-how. Inspired by Captain Bill Smith Grant, great grandson of our Founder George Smith, Glenlivet Captain's Reserve will take you on a journey through the misty glens of Scottish Speyside to the rolling vineyards of French Cognac sip after sip. A tasting exploration that is sure to leave your taste buds refreshed and enlightened.
cked with history and world-renowned craftsmanship. From the heart of the Scottish Valleys to a recognised household name, Glenlivet remains faithful to founder George Smith’s roots whilst continuing to break the boundaries of traditional whiskey production through their exceptional quality and innovative products.
Presentation of the bottle
Highlighting this single malts classy golden coloring, the bottle itself speaks volumes of the brand. Traditional with a contemporary twist. Stamped with the brand’s traditional logo, Captain’s Reserve certainly gets our stamp of approval. The bottle is complete with a pop of color with its purple accents, making it a recognisable bottle that will stand proud in the whiskey cabinet.
How to enjoy
Enjoy neat room temperature to truly appreciate this Single Malt Captain's Reserve in all its glory. The house of Glenlivet also suggests some delicious cocktail ideas, as the possibilities of enjoying the Glenlivet collection are endless. Try mixing up a trusty “Old Fashioned” for example:
- 50ml The Glenlivet 18 year old
- 5 grams unrefined cane sugar
- 2 dashes of bitters
Method: The Old-Fashioned is traditionally made in the tumbler in which it is served. Add the unrefined caster sugar into the glass and add a little whisky and ice. Stir slowly to dissolve the sugar for about half a minute, add a little more whisky and the bitters and continue to stir for another minute. Add the remaining whisky and stir, taste for balance and adjust if necessary. Garnish with a large orange twist expressed over the surface of the drink.
Top tip: The key is to use the best possible quality ingredients, the freshest oranges and your preferred choice of bitters that will bring out the very best of the whisky.
À propos de The Glenlivet Distillerie
Pioneering in single malt whiskey, The Glenlivet Distillery is rich in history, savoir-faire and world-renowned expertise. From the Scottish valleys of Livet to establishing itself as a household name internationally, this brand has come on leaps and bounds since it was founded by George Smith in 1822. Today, Glenlivet Distillery continues George Smith's vision of breaking traditions and setting new standards in order to move things forward. From selecting exceptional unique casks, finishes and liquids to delivering unique beverages and cocktails - Glenlivet Distillery consistently strives to open up the world of single malt to all. www.theglenlivet.com
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