Tasting Notes / Bottles from Glenturret



Famous Grouse Commonwealth Games 2014
Famous Grouse Commonwealth Games 2014

This Famous Grouse Commonwealth Games 2014 bottling, which is actually a Glenturret Single malt distilled in 1986 (the last time the Commonwealth games were held in Scotland) and bottled in 2014.

Glenturret 10 Year Old
Glenturret 10 Year Old

I've been a fan of Glenturret whisky for a long time now, since doing a tour of the distillery prior to it becoming the Famous Grouse Experience a number of years ago and Glenturret 10 Year Old has si

Glenturret 2002 The MacPhails Collection (Gordon and MacPhail)
Glenturret 2002 The MacPhails Collection (Gordon and MacPhail)

A bottle distilled at the first distillery i ever visited, and bottled by the awesome folks at Gordon and MacPhail, not a bad combination in my eyes.

Glenturret 22yr Barolo Finish (Whisky Broker)
Glenturret 22yr Barolo Finish (Whisky Broker)

Glenturret holds a real candle in my heart as it was the first distillery i ever visited, way back in the very late 1990s and is one i generally really like the flavours of.

Glenturret 26yr (Hunter Laing)
Glenturret 26yr (Hunter Laing)

This is a really interesting dram bottled by the distillers for Hunter Laing, so quite an unusual bottling which is not really an independent bottling and not really an official bottling.

Glenturret 9yr 2006 Ewan McGregor Oloroso Cask
Glenturret 9yr 2006 Ewan McGregor Oloroso Cask

A single cask release from Scotland's oldest distillery. Distilled in 2006, cask 545 is a distillery exclusive and has been named Ewan McGregor due to the famous Scottish actor being born in Crieff, the same town in which the distillery is located.

Glenturret Flys 16 Masters Edition
Glenturret Flys 16 Masters Edition

Released a short while back in May, the Glenturret Fly's 16 masters edition is named so after a photograph was discovered featuring Fly, the distillery managers dog, and the 16 men who worked at the distillery at the time.

Glenturret Peated Edition
Glenturret Peated Edition

Another from the new range of expressions from The Glenturret this Peated dram has been done the proper way using Peated malt rather than the use of casks which previously held Peated malts that many others.

Glenturret Sherry Edition
Glenturret Sherry Edition

The new series of expressions from The Glenturret includes this Sherry Edition, I'm very intrigued by this, as the Glenturret was the first distillery I ever visited and back then they had a fabulous range of drams, up to and including the 25 year old which I loved.

Glenturret Triple Wood Edition
Glenturret Triple Wood Edition

Another from the new range of expressions from The Glenturret this triple wood edition has been matured in American oak ex-sherry, European oak ex-sherry and American oak ex-bourbon casks.

The Glenturret Jamiesons Jigger Edition
The Glenturret Jamiesons Jigger Edition

This Glenturret Jamiesons Jigger Edition was recently announced and officially goes on sale today, 8th March, in celebration of the career of Michael Jamieson, one of Glenturrets Longest serving employees.