Glen Grant 1962 (2006) by Gordon & MacPhail at The Whisky Barrel – Scotch Whisky News

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Glen Grant 1962 First fill sherry hogshead 40%

£822.07

Glen Grant 1962 Speyside single malt Scotch whisky. Matured in First fill Sherry casks and bottled 2006 by Gordon & MacPhail for the Distillery Labels series. Nose: Rich Sherry, mulled fruits with hints of menthol and aniseed. Honey notes also present with a touch of linseed oil. Charred oak aromas. Taste: Sherry wood with sweet spices (mustard seeds and peppercorns). Resinous with hints of treacle, liquorice and orange peel.  Established in 1840 by brothers James and John Grant, the business prospered and in 1897 Glen Grant No. 2 Distillery was established across the road in order to meet the high demand for Glen Grant whiskey. During the late nineteenth century a Victorian garden was laid out in the valley behind the distillery and is now open to distillery visitors. Glen Grant is a Speyside malt whiskey distillery situated in Rothes equipped with eight stills and an on-site bottling plant. Gordon & MacPhail has released some rare vintage single malts dating back to the 1950s.

TWB 10 Yrs

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