Glen Grant Five Decades

Single Malt

Glen Grant // Speyside, Scotland

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4 out of 5 stars
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Five Decades celebrates Master Distiller Dennis Malcolm's five decades of tenure with Glen Grant. It is created from a selection of what he feels are some of the most valuable casks from the 1960s to the 2000s, which have seen a variety of barrel finishes.

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  • Single Malt
    Distilled in pot stills from 100% malted barley, produced at one distillery, aged in barrels; if Scotch or Irish, must be aged for at least three years.
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Tasting Notes

"Smooth as Marvin Gaye's tenor, this whisky coats the palate with toffee, vanilla, honey and espresso. There's a sprinkle of baking spice before the salted cocktail nuttiness of what must have been some sherry cask influence kicks in, with a little lemon and orange zest. The finish is long and rewarding, ending with more of that toffee-coffee richness. "

Score 92

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