The Famous Grouse

Celebratory Blend

ABV 40%
REVIEWED Issue 101
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Brand: The Famous Grouse
Expression: Celebratory Blend
Type: Scotland Whisky / Blended
Age: No Age Statement
Year of bottling: 2012
ABV: 40%
Country/Region: Scotland
Bottling type: Standard (Distillery or blended)
Tasting notes
Taster   Rob Allanson
Nose: Warming radiators, candy floss, fruity salad, glacé cherries and a touch ofdark soy sauce.
Palate: Big and bold, toffe and hazelnuts with dried fruits and raisins.
Finish: Brief but quite engaging.
Comment: A lovely example of twist from the original. One request: set it free fromthe distillery please.
Taster   Gavin D. Smith
Nose: Initial copper notes, briefly sweetening with spun sugar. Then intensifying todark chocolate.
Palate: Substantial in the mouth, with caramel and dry sherry.
Finish: Shorter than expected. Fruitier with water though.
Comment: A decent addition to the Famous Grouse flight.
Visit the distillery
The Famous Grouse Experience Distillery, Glenturret Distillery, The Hosh, Crieff, Perthshire, Scotland
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