Whisky Glen Grant 1948, gift box, 0.7 L
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Reviews of purchase Glen Grant 1948, gift box, 0.7 L
Rich taste of whiskey and dry, with hints of sherry, raisins, peaches, apricots, dark chocolate is mixed with the typical woody notes. Gradually develops an element of smoke. In a long and lasting aftertaste - anise and bitter woody flavor.
Wonderful aroma of whiskey reveals notes of honey sweetness, vanilla, Hessian, hints of mint and dried floral nuances, lavender, light nuances of anise.
Whiskey is a great digestif, goes well with a cigar.
Glen Grant distillery dates back to 1840. Although some sources claim that it existed already in 1823, and in 1840 received an official license. The distillery was opened brothers Grant in the small town Roth. It was a very good place - all the ingredients for the production was almost at hand: Space and the river, and the plains of barley, and port Garmut. The brothers began to produce malt whiskey nekupazhirovanny, which was immediately appreciated and valued until now. A distinctive feature of the plant Glen Grant are barrels that are carefully selected and used only a limited number of times. Oak barrels of sherry, which matures whiskey, give it a unique color and fruity, but intense fresh taste. Today the plant is ranked fifth in the world rankings whiskey producers. Glen Grant produces 5.9 million liters a year, but after the planned modernization, speed can be increased to 12 million. Plant Glen Grant has always been considered innovative: he first had electricity in their houses, set drum moltinga, has introduced a process for dyeing whiskey caramel. Currently, half of the malt factory Glen Grant is used for mixtures "Chivas", half - for the manufacture of a wide range of Scottish single malt whiskey.
Gordon & MacPhail is the oldest and most respected by the vendor whiskey. The high status of Gordon and McPhail confirmed the status of "Official supplier of single malt and blended Scotch whiskey" to the European Parliament in Brussels and Luxembourg. In addition, the official consumer Gordon and McPhail are Royal British Parliament in London and the Scottish Parliament in Edinburgh. Today the collection of Gordon & MacPhail whiskey is one of the largest in the world. Some whiskeys are aged over 50 years.