Gordon & MacPhail Glen Grant 2009 12 Year Old Connoisseurs Choice 70cl
The Connoisseurs Choice range lies at the heart of Gordon & MacPhail’s portfolio, demonstrating the pursuit of perfection in matching cask with spirit.
Always non-chill-filtered, these single cask and small batch expressions offer an ever-changing collection of unique perspectives on distilleries’ own bottlings. For the malt whisky explorer this delivers a journey of discovery through different flavours, finishes, strengths and vintages.
This 12 year old Glen Grant has been matured in a refill sherrry hogshead and bottled at a cask strength of 56.6%.
Cask Type: Refill Sherry Hogshead
Limited Edition: Single Cask of 275 bottles
Nose: Sherry aromas and Autumn spice and Morello cherry, sultanas and orange peel alongside baked apples.
Palate: Sweet and smooth stewed fruits combined with blackcurrant and hazelnut. Cocoa powder and ginger spice give way to honeycomb.
Finish: A full finish with lingering spice and red berries.