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Glen Grant

Glen Grant
15 Year Old Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky

Category: Speyside Single Malt Scotch

Date Tasted:
Country: Scotland
Alcohol: 50%
93 Points
Gold Medal
Exceptional
$78

Glen Grant
15 Year Old Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky

Category: Speyside Single Malt Scotch

Date Tasted:
Country: Scotland
Alcohol: 50%
Light gold color. Aromas and flavors of bananas foster, vanilla and honeyed grains, shortbread cookies, and apricot with a round, lively, dry medium-to-full body and a peppery, intriguing, medium-long finish with touches of honeyed baked apricot cookies, vanilla cream and caramel, and lemon yogurt and granola. An excellent and typical Speyside malt with nice pops of tropical fruits and pastries.

Tasting Info

Spirits Glass Style: Spicy & Complex
Aroma Aroma: bananas foster, vanilla and honeyed grains, shortbread cookies, and apricot
Taste Flavor: Same as aromas with touches of honeyed baked apricot cookies, vanilla cream and caramel, and lemon yogurt and granola
Smoothness Smoothness: Peppery
Finish Finish: Long
Enjoy Enjoy: on the rocks, neat, with cigars and with drops of water
Bottom Line Bottom Line: An excellent and typical Speyside malt with nice pops of tropical fruits and pastries.

The Importer

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Speyside Single Malt Scotch

Spirits Glass Glencairn Scotch Copper.jpg
Serve in a Glencairn Scotch Whisky Glass
Speyside refers whisky made by the 50+ distilleries near the river Spey in the Scottish highlands. These distilleries are noted for their use of refilled, ex-Sherry casks in the maturation of their whiskies. The Sherry casks imparts telltale fruit and nut tones to the final whisky.