The Glenlivet: 1966 and all that
I'm very proud The Glenlivet Winchester Collection Vintage 1966 has my name on it, but the creation of it has been nurtured by a succession of master distillers, starting with Bob Arthur in 1966 and the baton has been passed to me as we cross the line.
I first met Mr Arthur – he may have been Bob to his industry peers, but he was definitely Mr Arthur to the rest of us – by chance around 1968, when this whisky would have been very young. My dad was having his car serviced at the Ford garage in Huntly when Mr Arthur drove in. The mechanics were fussing around him and he said: "Put it on... read more
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