The Whisky

...is a mild, floral and many-facetted single malt whisky from the heart of Germany.

The story of the Harz Mountain single malt whisky  began in 2002, as a nameless project in the old forge (the original company building - built between 1250 and 1270) in the town of Wieda amidst the southern Harz Mountains.

While the company moved to the Elsbachtal (valley of the Els river) in the nearby village of Zorge, a name for the Harz Mountain single malt whisky was found - "The Glen Els"

Within the last 10 years this name became a synonymous for high-quality single malt whisky from the heart of Germany.

Even though The Journey is the most popular Glen Els bottling, only 10.000 bottles are produced every year.

...is the aromatic and most powerful Harz Mountain Malt, made by The Glen Els Distillery.

This single malt whisky gained many friends worldwide because of the exceptional aroma of powerful casks and the distinctive destillate with loads of wood smoke (beech & alder).

 

In 2007 this malt was born as the master distiller's personal project and the malt was not meant to be sold.

 

Since many malt lovers got really keen about this malt, especially after one of the most famous whisky critics, Jim Murray, rewarded this exceptional Single Malt with 95/100 Points and a liquid gold award in the     Whiskybible, the master distiller decided to extend the production to about 1500 bottles per year.



The Glen Els - The classics

The Glen Els - The Journey

  • annual releases of about 10.000 bottles

The Glen Els - The DISTILLERY EDITION

  • limited annual releases of about 2.000 - 2.500 bottles

The Glen Els - WAYFARE

  • limited annual releases of about 2.000 - 2.500 bottles