Glen Breton Silver Anniversary Edition 25 Year Old Canadian Single Malt
This 1994 vintage 25 Year Old was the distillery’s first ever release and it’s an absolute beauty, highlighted by the fact there are so few of these left in the world today.
Age: 25 Year
Distillery: The Glenora distillery
GLEN BRETON SILVER ANNIVERSARY EDITION 25 YEAR OLD
This rare collector’s edition is a “one-of ” single cask offering, with only 130 of these packages existing. Distilled in 1990, and bottled in 2015, this special edition package of 25-year-old single malt whisky contains:
Two hand-blown crystal tasting glasses made by Nova Scotian Crystal, housed in a stunning case of wood, glass & leather. All hand crafted in Nova Scotia.
A pure silver bar with the bottle number engraved for posterity by Citadel Coins N.S, embedded in the special wood case by local artist Jonathan Otter.
The Glen Breton distillery was established in 1878 and closed in 1980. In 1981 it re-opened under the ownership of David Stewart & Sons Ltd., and in 1984 the name was changed to Glen Breton Distillers Limited.
In 1995, Glen Breton became part of Allied Irish Banks plc, now known as AIB Group. In 2001, Glen Breton Distillers Limited was acquired by William Grant & Sons Ltd., owners of Speyside Whisky Company. The brand was sold again in 2006 to Edrington Group, owners of Whyte & Mackay Scotch whisky.
Since 2007, Glen Breton has been owned by the Pernod Ricard group. In 2013, the company launched Glen Breton 25 Years Old Single Cask offering, one of only 130 bottles worldwide.
Glen Breton is a single malt Scotch whisky produced at the Glen Breton Distillery on the Isle of Arran off the coast of Scotland. It is named after the island where the distillery is located. The first bottling of Glen Breton was released in 1985.
Glenbreton is distilled using traditional methods with copper pot stills. It is matured for between 12–25 years before being bottled.
The nose is full and sweet with hints of vanilla and caramel. The palate is rich and smooth with an intense sweetness that lingers. A hint of citrus comes through on the finish.
The Glen Breton 25 Year old single malt whisky is one of Scotland’s most exclusive whiskies, having been distilled in 1993 by Glenmorangie Distillers Ltd. This particular bottling was matured for 24 years in ex-bourbon casks. A limited number of bottles were produced in 2017, with each bottle containing a different batch of whisky. The distinctive nose of sweet vanilla, candied fruit and spice are complemented by rich notes of oak, honey and caramel. On the palate, it offers a smooth sweetness with hints of orange peel, cinnamon and clove.
Single malt Scotch whisky Glen Breton 25 Year old single cask offering. This bottling was distilled in May 1994 and matured in American oak casks for 25 years. Aged in ex-bourbon barrels for another 5 years. Bottled at 50% abv. Very limited availability.
An exceptionally smooth malt with vibrant finishes. Flavours are imparted by the forest of maple, apple and spruce trees found near MacLellan’s Brook.
The elegant bottle comes packaged inside an impressive wooden display case that features two hand-poured Nova Scotia crystal glasses. As if that wasn’t enough to wet your appetite, the liquid inside is of an incredibly high standard. This is a single cask dram that was cared for with the utmost attention to detail and as a result it is a complex, intriguing and flavorful whisky. Distilled in 1990 and bottled in 2015, this special edition package of 25-year-old single malt whisky contains: Two hand-blown crystal tasting glasses made by Nova Scotian Crystal, housed in a stunning case of wood, glass & leather. All hand crafted in Nova Scotia. A pure silver bar with the bottle number engraved for posterity by Citadel Coins N.S, embedded in the special wood case by local artist Jonathan Otter.
Glenora Distillers is a distiller based in Glenville, Nova Scotia, Canada, on Cape Breton Island. Their most prominent product is Glen Breton Rare whisky, made in the Scottish-style in that it is a single malt whisky, not a rye, as is traditional in Canada. The distillery also makes several specialty whiskies and rum, and operates the Glenora Inn & Distillery as a tourist attraction and bed and breakfast. Glenora Distillers is now[when?] one of four single malt Scottish-style distilleries in Canada.
Glen Breton Silver Anniversary Edition 25 Year Old Canadian Single Malt”
The Glen Breton Distillery Company Ltd., located in the heart of Canada’s whisky producing region, has been making award-winning single malt Scotch Whisky since 1987. This anniversary edition celebrates 25 years of excellence and tradition.
The Glen Breton brand celebrates its silver anniversary with a limited edition 25-year old single malt whisky. This commemorative bottling pays tribute to the distillery’s rich history and heritage while paying homage to the unique character of the Glen Breton spirit.
This special release features a beautiful blue label with a gold embossed logo. A silver band around the neck of the bottle adds elegance to this limited edition.