The Glenlivet Master Distiller Alan Winchester shares some fascinating secrets about the history and distillation of The Glenlivet. Maturation Director Brian MacAulay, who is responsible for the selection of the casks used to mature this single malt whisky, will share a tasting of some drams from a selection of casks to illustrate their influence on the new spirit.
This is an exclusive opportunity to discover from the Master Distiller himself what makes the single malt that started it all so special. Alan is responsible for the enduring legacy of this iconic single malt which has so often been imitated but never equalled. He will be able to share with you the secrets of how the water from Josies’ Well combines with the malted barley and yeast to create such a delicious dram. Alan, who was recently named the top Master Distiller of the Year, has spent over 40 years distilling whisky. During his career in the whisky industry Brian, who is Master Distiller of Scapa Distillery in Orkney, has gained experience of both managing distilleries and of overseeing the maturation of the precious casks of many single malts including The Glenlivet. He will share some delicious drams and fascinating insights with you.
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