Glen Grant / Scotch Malt Whisky Society

SMWS 9.77 A Distinguished Gentleman Review

The Scotch Malt Whisky SocietyWhen my good friend Richard (@richiyc) joined the The Scotch Malt Whisky Society and suggested sharing his membership pack drams i was more than happy to oblige, so starting with this 9.77 A Distinguished Gentleman we had ourselves a wee tasting.

I'm planning again to get to over 100 The Scotch Malt Whisky Society reviews again in 2015 and this is no9 of that.

Waxy, oily, leathery, creamy, woody it has it all, it really is a cracking example from this distillery and a great introduction to the society.

You can view all of The Scotch Malt Whisky Society drams i've reviewed in 2014 by clicking here and for all the ones in 2015 by clicking here.

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Tasting Notes & Details

Nose

Light woodiness, oak bark and sawdust, some light fruity plum and peach notes, leather chamoise and freshly polished leather sofas, hints of vanilla cream too

Palate

Light balsa wood and lots of vanilla cream and some sugar and lots of leather and wax

Finish

Waxy, oily and vanilla

Bottle Details

Bottle Name: SMWS 9.77 A Distinguished Gentleman
Age: 25
ABV: 56.80
Distiller: Glen Grant
Bottler: Scotch Malt Whisky Society
Type: Single Cask Single Malt
From: Scotland, Speyside
Posted: 06/05/2015 by Tom



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