The Glenlivet is celebrating a Gold Medal from this year’s International Spirits Challenge for their Glenlivet Guardians Limited Edition.
The single malt represented the letter G in their A to Z of special releases and was exclusively available to members of The Glenlivet Guardians, the distiller’s online fan community.
The single cask used to produce the malt was selected by five specially invited members of The Guardians and produced 631 bottles of malt, which sold out in record time. The cask itself iwith the names of some of those who purchased the special edition before it goes on display at The Glenlivet Distillery visitor centre.
Although The Glenlivet Guardians Single Cask Limited Edition is no longer available, the whisky maker have announced plans for another Guardians-only release in the near future.
To find out more about The Glenlivet Guardians, and to sign up, head over to their website at http://www.theglenlivet.com/guardians.