Glen Grant 34 Years Old The Single Malts of Scotland Cask 1856 54.7% 1973

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Distillery Glen Grant
Bottler Speciality Drinks Ltd
Serie The Single Malts of Scotland
Bottled for
Distilled date 06.07.1973
Bottling date 22.04.2008
Country Scotland
Region Speyside
Age 34
Cask Type Sherry Puncheon
Cask Number 1856
Alcohol percentage 54.7
Volume 0,70
Condition In original container
Label Perfect
Stock 0

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A Captivating Journey of Flavors

The world of whisky is adorned with treasures that captivate the senses and offer a glimpse into the rich history of the craft. Among these gems, the Glen Grant 34 Years Old The Single Malts of Scotland Cask 1856 stands out as an exceptional single malt scotch whisky. Distilled on 6th July 1973 and bottled on 22nd April 2008 by the esteemed independent bottler Speciality Drinks Ltd, owned by The Whisky Exchange, this expression is part of The Single Malts of Scotland series. Matured in a Sherry Puncheon cask 1856, this whisky promises to take us on a captivating journey through its unique flavors and characteristics.

A Distillation of Time:
Glen Grant, a renowned distillery nestled in the heart of the Speyside region, has a long-standing reputation for producing exceptional whiskies. The 34-year-old expression from the distillery's The Single Malts of Scotland series is a testament to their commitment to quality and craftsmanship. Distilled in 1973, this whisky represents a distillation of time, capturing the essence of decades of maturation in a Sherry Puncheon cask.

Maturation in a Sherry Puncheon:
The choice of a Sherry Puncheon cask for maturation adds a distinctive touch to the whisky, infusing it with the rich flavors of the sherry and the depth of the oak. Cask 1856, carefully selected for this expression, has allowed the spirit to develop a complex profile over the course of 34 years. The interaction between the whisky and the cask has resulted in a symphony of flavors and aromas, creating a whisky that is both refined and nuanced.

Tasting Notes:
Upon pouring a glass of Glen Grant 34 Years Old The Single Malts of Scotland Cask 1856, one is greeted by a deep amber hue, reflecting its long maturation period. The nose entices with notes of dried fruits, caramelized sugar, and a hint of spice. On the palate, layers of complexity unfold, revealing flavors of dark chocolate, stewed fruits, roasted almonds, and a subtle undertone of oak. The whisky's velvety texture coats the palate, leading to a long and satisfying finish, with a lingering sweetness and a touch of warming spices.

The Single Malts of Scotland Series:
The Single Malts of Scotland series by Speciality Drinks Ltd is renowned for its commitment to selecting and bottling exceptional whiskies. Each release represents a unique expression of the distillery's character and showcases the artistry of the whisky maker. The Glen Grant 34 Years Old Cask 1856 is a shining example of the quality and attention to detail that goes into every bottle.

The Glen Grant 34 Years Old The Single Malts of Scotland Cask 1856 is a whisky that embodies the essence of time, craftsmanship, and the art of maturation. With its rich flavors, refined character, and distinct Sherry Puncheon influence, it offers a captivating experience for whisky enthusiasts. As part of The Single Malts of Scotland series, this expression is a testament to the dedication and passion of the independent bottler Speciality Drinks Ltd. For those fortunate enough to savor this extraordinary whisky, it promises a journey of flavors that will leave a lasting impression.

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