Glen Grant 38 Year old 1972 - The Octave

  • Distillery: Glen Grant
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    Duncan Taylor
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Matured in small Octave casks (46 l). So more intensive maturation and more wood contact.

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Aroma: oily wood with cinnamon notes. Figs and nuts - almons, walnuts. Notes of ripe fruit. Matured and deep aroma.
Palate: wood tannings with spice and citrus fruit. Good mix of pepper and nuts. Finish: wood and spice. Some old books. Nice trace of nuts.
Comments: serious, heavyweight, bit cognac style. Wood starts to become too overwhelming and drying, but still very pleasant. IMHO, it in it's peak probably. Very interesting malt.


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