Whisky

Glenfarclas The Family Casks 1962 Release VIII

Not a typical Glenfarclas, but very intriguing nonetheless.
Year 62/11 - 0,7 liter - 49.2% ABV
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Article: Glenfarclas The Family Casks 1962 Release VIII
Country: Scotland
Region: Highland / Speyside
Whisk(e)y type: Scotch Single Malt
Distillery: Glenfarclas
Bottler: J&G Grant Glenfarclas Distillery
Vintage: 1962
Bottled: 12.10.2011
Barrel: No. 2648
Alcohol: 49.2%
Colour: Heavily polished amber
Flavour: Citrus on the nose, grassy green fading into fried fruit, leaving you with pear drops.
Taste: Pear drops very apparent on the nose, dried grass, quiet a fragrant whisky, stewed pears emanating from the lip of glass. Not a typical Glenfarclas, but very intriguing nonetheless.
Finish: Long and interesting (in a very good way). An incredibly moreish whisky.
Number of bottles: 135

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.

Further details
Country of origin: Scotland
Company: J. & G. Grant Glenfarclas Distillery
Address: Ballindalloch, Banffshire AB37 9BD Scotland