Glenlivet Founder's Reserve

  • Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
  • Distillery Bottling

70cl / 40%

3.5 (152 Reviews)

Glenlivet Founder's Reserve

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The opening salvo of the Glenlivet range, named in honour of the distillery's founder, George Smith. It's classic Glenlivet, with a creamy and fruity character bolstered by the use of first-fill American oak to mature some of the whisky.

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Reviews (152)


  • 3


    I drink it and I like it. But it’s too short on the finish and missing half of the palate. It is a bottle of all of the elements I love about Glenlivet, but too fast and not enough. With no pause in between.

  • 3

    Rafa Echeverri,

    A nice way to enter the single malts world and not just on the price. This is a smooth, gentle and fresh whisky with sweet citric nose notes, specially orange. It has a soft creamy mouthfill and keeps the orange promise with a middle persistence, also apple and candy tastes can be noticed. The finish stays on the smooth range with a spicy touch. On a sunny day, at the beach or by the pool this bottle will work for everyone, specially the non initiated and that's what I guess is the focus of this expression.

  • 3


    A pleasant drop of whisky without a wow factor. Get grass and pears on the nose and palate, with a smooth finish I would expect from a speyside. Not a patch on the aged statement from the same distillery, but then didn't really expect it to be. Nice enough but would thoroughly recommend paying a little more for the 12yo.

  • 3


    It is a good whiskey smooth at the beginning but it has some not so pleasant aftertaste that doesnt last long but its still there and just for that i give this one 3 stars.

  • 4


    After trying a miniature of this I asked for this as a birthday present and am loving it. My palette isn't trained enough to pick up on most of the tasters' impressions but when the producer says "creamy & smooth", that sums it up. No harshness, just sip it and enjoy. An absolute bargain.



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