This release from Chivas Regal is aged a minimum of 15 years and is “selectively finished” in Grande Champagne cognac casks. The naming convention is a nod to the cognac system which tends to use letters such as XO and VS rather than age statements. It will be available in two formats, either in a gold bottle or a clear bottle. The blended scotch will be available exclusively in global travel retail (GTR) from 1st of July 2018 and then globally from 1st of October 2018.
BLENDEDCOMPRISED OF BOTH SINGLE MALT(S) AND SINGLE GRAIN(S) OFTEN FROM MANY DIFFERENT DISTILLERIES; IF SCOTCH OR IRISH MUST BE AGED FOR AT LEAST THREE YEARS IN OAK BARRELS; IRISH MAY INCLUDE SINGLE POT STILL WHISKEY IN THE BLEND.
CASK TYPE“SELECTIVELY FINISHED” IN GRANDE CHAMPAGNE COGNAC CASKS