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Glenmorangie 12 Year Old Nectar D'Or

Glenmorangie 12 Year Old Nectar D'Or
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Glenmorangie 12 Year Old Nectar D'OrGlenmorangie 12 Year Old Nectar D'OrGlenmorangie 12 Year Old Nectar D'Or
Winning bid: £45.00
Lot number: 084-1513

One of the most recognisable names in Scotch whisky, Glenmorangie were quick out the gates to advertise and promote their Single Malt to a global audience as early as the 1960s. While this undoubtedly played a part in the rather sizeable market share they enjoy today, some credit has to be given to the whisky itself. Their famous stills stand as tall as a fully grown adult giraffe, and as well as giving them ultimate Top Trumps bragging rights, this has the benefit of producing a smoother and more delicate spirit.

Pioneers of cask finishes, the distillery has never shied away from experimentation, and under the guiding hand of Maestro Dr Bill Lumsden they continue to release a variety of expressions to keep "The Sixteen Men of Tain" rushed off their feet.

Nectar D'Or is probably a reference to the golden nectar that was previously held in the casks used to finish the whisky. This sauternes-finished single malt is a fruity, vinous release from the Highland distillery.

Age: 12 years old

Cask Type: Finished in Sauternes cask

46% ABV / 70cl

Please note minor wear to carton

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Featured in: The 84th Auction (March 23 – April 1, 2018)