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Glen Grant The Major's Reserve

Overall rating
73.34/100
votes
336
Whiskybase ID
WB18577
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottled
2010
Casktype
Bourbon Casks
Strength
40.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Barcode
080432402993
Added on
08 Oct 2010 4:28 pm
ColoredChillfiltered

Average value

€ 21.95

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336 × member ratings

917 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Glen Grant The Major's Reserve

60 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 73.34 points

  1. Malthead19 scored this whisky 65 points Expert Senior

    - doesn't knock anyone off his stool now, not much depth or
    special flavors but also no off-flavors
    - but what do you expect from 16 € to 20 € ...
    - the purpose of drinking and celebrating (whether pure or mixed) is fully fulfilled in terms of taste and the whole bottle can go over the table in one evening ...
    • Nose
      slightly fruity, the youth can still be felt
    • Taste
      on the palate it develops a fruity start, flat and one-dimensional, but tasty and slightly sweet
    • Finish
      very short finish;
      slightly longer, light aftertaste

  2. Kilo1 scored this whisky 81 points Expert Junior

    Pleasant whisky, from the initial line, a little bit of sharpness is present, but it is not repulsive, for the starting break in the line it is not very bad.

  3. rolabob scored this whisky 77 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      76 76
    • Taste
      78 78
    • Finish
      77 77

  4. Archer scored this whisky 71 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      72 72
    • Taste
      72 72
    • Finish
      70 70

  5. schengel10 scored this whisky 65 points Connoisseur

    A young, simpler and cheaper Speyside Malt;
    • Nose
      light, fruity (green apple, pear), some malt;
    • Taste
      Soft onset, fruity (apples, grapes), subtle spiciness, young and simple, but without off-flavors!
    • Finish
      very short, fruity finish;

  6. Christian Wagner scored this whisky 72 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      73 73
    • Taste
      73 73
    • Finish
      71 71

  7. Punktar scored this whisky 68 points Connoisseur

    So as a single malt does not say anything to me. No corners, no edges. I would give that to my ignorant guests (whisky cola), that would be the better alternative to the different blends that have to serve otherwise. And it does not cost significantly more.
    • Nose
      65 65
      Smells flat, little alcohol and little smell. Very fruity. This could be an average supermarket blend, but not as spirited. I do not expect anything.
    • Taste
      70 70
      Undefinable light sweetness, maybe apple? Slightly alcoholic. Again, nothing stunning. He has nothing that could interest me in any way. Probably better than the aforementioned supermarket blend, but actually only because he lacks this Grain-alcoholiness.
    • Finish
      70 70
      Luckily only briefly, there remains a touch of green apple, so at least something I can classify.

  8. jankes scored this whisky 76 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      77 77
    • Taste
      76 76
    • Finish
      74 74

  9. Макс scored this whisky 75 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      77 77
    • Taste
      73 73
    • Finish
      72 72

  10. Crann feàrna scored this whisky 76 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      79 79
    • Taste
      76 76
    • Finish
      70 70

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