Glen Grant 12 Ans Single Malt Rothe Speyside
Ref : 473845
i.e. 46.30 € / liter
3 product(s) sold since yesterday
Our oenologists' opinion
Powerful fragrances of peat counterbalanced by greedy scents of prune and caramel are released by this gold whiskey. In mouth, its great attack unveils a light vanilla taste. Fruity and persistent, its finish will make you discover pleasant spiced notes.
Body ? The body is the way a wine feels inside the mouth. Several factors, such as the alcohol content and the presence of tannins, contribute to the feel of the wine.
Freshness ? The freshness of a wine is defined by its level of acidity. Unlike rounded wines, fresh wines are easy to drink, and are more lively. Acidity plays a necessary part in a wine's structure.
Aging ? All wines do not have the same aging potential. Some are supposed to be consumed at a young age while others must be kept for longer periods of time.
Do you know ?
A single malt whisky refers only to malted barley from a single distillery while a blended scotch is a blend of single malts and grain whiskies.
Domain and appellation
The inheritance of the « Major » James Grant has been perpetuated by Dennis Malcolm, entered at Glen Grant in 1961 as a barrel apprentice and nowadays director and master distiller.
Its proximity with the sea, the Garmouth port and the Spey River, all the necessary ingredients to the elaboration of great malts are reunited. A unique elaboration process is used with high and thin pot stills with special purifiers, drawn and installed by the Major James Grant more than a century ago and still in order.
The precise aging in oak tanks, helping the development of limpid, natural and fresh whiskies, is the Glen Grant signature.