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Glen Grant The Major's Reserve

Overall rating
71.86/100
votes
31
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Casktype
Bourbon Casks
Strength
40.0 % Vol.
Size
1000 ml
Barcode
080432403020
Added on
24 Nov 2011 4:19 pm

Average value

€ 26.99

2 × in wishlist

31 × member ratings

107 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Glen Grant The Major's Reserve

6 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 71.86 points

  1. Robinzon25 scored this whisky 75 points Expert Senior

    Absolutely faceless whisky, with annoying bread shades, because of which it is almost impossible to distinguish the overall palette of the drink. Of the advantages, only the price.
    • Nose
      Very simple, with a bias in obsessive malt shades. I feel notes of caramel, red apple and young bark.
    • Taste
      Brown bread, caramel, lemon sourness, a little pepper and tannin.
    • Finish
      Dry, coarse, short. First, solid malt echoes, then a primitive sweetness and a bit of oak.

  2. whiskyd scored this whisky 59 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      55 55
    • Taste
      60 60
    • Finish
      62 62

  3. Crann feàrna scored this whisky 74 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      75 75
    • Taste
      72 72
    • Finish
      72 72

  4. Rick78 did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    • Nose
      64 64
    • Taste
      67 67
    • Finish
      70 70

  5. Crann feàrna scored this whisky 74 points Expert Senior

    Easy and unspectacular. Spirit driven sharpness.
    • Nose
      No water: Grainy. Fruity sweetness. Red apples
      With water: fresh fruit, mandarin, dark fruits. Green grains.
    • Taste
      No water: sharp spirit on the tongue. Development of melon, oak wood, lime rind. Short finish.
      With water: less sharp arrival. Spicey development to light sweetness. Short finish
    • Finish
      Short finish, undefined.

  6. Edwin de Lange scored this whisky 82 points Expert Senior

    Not spectacular but nice drinkable dram and very cheap.

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