Tasting Notes / Bottles from Glen Grant



Glen Grant 10 Year Old
Glen Grant 10 Year Old

This Glen Grant 10 Year Old was tasted as part of The Spirit of Speyside Dram 16 Winners tweet tasting organised by The Whisky Wire.

Glen Grant 1949 Speyside Collection (Gordon and MacPhail)
Glen Grant 1949 Speyside Collection (Gordon and MacPhail)

When Gordon and MacPhail recently announced the Speyside Collection I was in awe of the array of stunning old drams that were included in the list, when samples arrived I was even more enthralled.

Glen Grant 1954 (Gordon and MacPhail)
Glen Grant 1954 (Gordon and MacPhail)

This dram, distilled in 1954 and bottled a whopping 51 years later in 2006, is a fine example of the Wood Makes The Whisky campaign that Gordon and MacPhail are currently promoting.

Glen Grant 1966 Rare Vintage (Gordon and MacPhail)
Glen Grant 1966 Rare Vintage (Gordon and MacPhail)

The middle dram on this Gordon and MacPhail Rare Vintages Tweet Tasting from The Whisky Wire was this 1966 Glen Grant.

SMWS 9.77 A Distinguished Gentleman
SMWS 9.77 A Distinguished Gentleman

When my good friend Richard (@richiyc) joined the The Scotch Malt Whisky Society and suggested sharing his membership pack drams

SMWS 9.79 - Quiet Time Dram
SMWS 9.79 - Quiet Time Dram

Last night was the January Out-turn Preview Tasting at the Scotch Malt Whisky Society on Queen Street and I was lucky enough to head along with my good friends David and Steven to what was a cracker o

SMWS 9.80 A Rocking Chair Dram
SMWS 9.80 A Rocking Chair Dram

It's no secret that I'm totally a fan of the Scotch Malt Whisky Society and the quality drams that they produce so when the opportunity arose to sign up for their Whisky For A Year scheme, a bottle a

SMWS 9.82 Breathe in Long
SMWS 9.82 Breathe in Long

Another from The Scotch Malt Whisky Society whisky for a year selection from this year as November's bottle was this 9.82 Breathe in Long, the second bottle we received this this distillery.

SMWS 9.91 A Whispering Dram
SMWS 9.91 A Whispering Dram

This was tasted as part of the Scotch Malt Whisky Society Glorious 12 Rare Whisky and Game Tapas tasting which i attended with some friend and this was 9.91 A whispering Dram which was served with Mal