Glen Grant is a malt with a bit of a split personality in some ways. On one hand, in its best known form, it is a large-volume, hugely popular young malt whisky in Europe, where it is usually sold as a very mild, light five year-old or with no age statement at all. This side of Glen Grant is very popular with young people, particularly in Spai ... Read More »
Very reliable quality Speyside from a distillery founded in 1840. Glen Grant is one of the world's best-selling single malts and is particularly popular in Italy. A huge 95 points from Jim Murray's Whisky Bible 2013, along with the title of Single Malt of the Year (10yo & Under). Whisky Bible 2013: Single Malt of the Year (10yo & Under); 95 Points
A recent addition to the range, this 16 year old is the oldest core expression in the distillery's range (which for many years consisted solely of only the 10 year old). Aged in bourbon casks, this is a complex and fruity whisky.
An intriguing Single Malts of Scotland bottling of whisky from Glen Grant. While the distillery isn't known for smokiness, there's a distinct whiff of wood smoke sitting in the background of this fruity 22 year old.
A 1980 vintage Glen Grant 5 year old. There are many independent bottlings of Glen Grant at ages of well over 30 years, but distillery bottlings rarely get past 12 years old. This dates from a time when 5 year old bottlings were prevalent, in stark contrast to today.