Glen Grant 1953 Single Malt Whisky
70cl, 40% abv
Glen Grant 1953 Single Malt Whisky was bottled at over 50 years old by Gordon & Macphail. This was matured in first fill and refill Sherry casks. Gordon and MacPhail describe this as being a big, bold Sherried malt. We wouldn't argue with that.
Colour: Golden amber.
Nose: Sherry, stewed apples, beeswax and lemon. A gentle menthol edge develops.
Palate: Peppery to begin with then orange and dark chocolate flavours.
Finish: Long with a gentle smokiness.