Since the founding of the Balvenie distillery, there have been hardly any changes; the single malts are still produced in the traditional way today. Together with its sister distillery Glenfiddich, The Balvenie is still independent and family-owned by its founders. The Balvenie 25 Years Old belongs to the Rare Marriages series. The whiskey matures in rare European and American casks, this significantly affects the taste. The design of the packaging represents the taste and maturation. By the ombré effect, the development of flavors can be clearly seen, the golden rings represent each year of maturation. This whiskey is particularly suitable for demanding connoisseurs. Tasting notes:Color: Amber. Nose: Fruity, woody, complex, honey, oak. Taste: Intense, toasted marshmallows, fruit, cinnamon, vanilla, apple pie. Finish: Long lasting, sweet.