Glenfarclas The Family Casks 1960 Release VI
|Article:||Glenfarclas The Family Casks 1960 Release VI|
|Region:||Highland / Speyside|
|Whisk(e)y type:||Scotch Single Malt|
|Bottler:||J&G Grant Glenfarclas Distillery|
|Barrel:||Sherry Hogshead No 1772|
|Colour:||Rich dark mahogany|
|Flavour:||Heavy in rich cocoa beans. An old fashioned Gentleman´s Club with Chesterfield chairs, polished banisters and old wood panels.|
|Taste:||Dry, liquorice, heavy tannins. Again as on the nose, rich dark German/Belgian chocolate distinct bitterness that sets the whisky up perfectly.|
|Finish:||Long finish oozing class and power.|
|Number of bottles:||186|
Tasting notes by Georg S. Grant.
In the year 1865 John Grant, born 16.5.1805, purchased the distillery Glenfarclas. The name meant translates: Valley of the green grazing land.
For those days the tradition of whisky distilling has been passed on by generation to generation. Today, the distillery is already conducted by George S. Grant in the 6th generation.
|Country of origin:||Scotland|
|Company:||J. & G. Grant Glenfarclas Distillery|
|Address:||Ballindalloch, Banffshire AB37 9BD Scotland|