Glen Grant 1964
70cl / 43%
- Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
- Gordon & MacPhail
A rich, sweet and fruity Glen Grant that's been sitting in a single sherry hogshead since 1964. Flavours are complex, ranging from white pepper, grapefruit and dark chocolate to strawberry and ripe banana with the addition of water. This single malt was bottled by Gordon & MacPhail for their Rare Vintage series.
- Dark Chocolate
Glen Grant 1964 Reviews
Tasting notes from the producer
Nose without water: Rich sherry influences with orange marmalade, marzipan, and raisin aromas are complemented by beeswax polish notes. A subtle trace of smoke is present.
Nose with water: Delicate sherry influences with sweet honey, red apple, and fig aromas. A subtle tobacco note complements charred oak and traces of peat smoke.
Palate without water: Ground white pepper initially with grapefruit and orange flavours which combine with dark chocolate. A hint of blackcurrant and blueberry provide a fruity finish.
Palate with water: Sweeter, with strawberry, orange, and ripe banana flavours complemented by a dark chocolate edge.
Finish: Long, smooth and sweet with lingering dark chocolate flavours.