Glen Grant 1950 75cl

Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky

Glen Grant 1950 75cl
  • Glen Grant 1950 75cl
  • Glen Grant 1950 75cl

Glen Grant 1950 75cl

Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky

BottlerGordon & MacPhail
Distillery / brandGlen Grant
RangeLicensed Bottling
CountryScotland
RegionSpeyside
Content Size0.75 liter
Alc/vol40%
Distilled1950
Flavour ProfilesMature and complex
Out of stock

Glen Grant is one of the best-known distilleries based in Speyside. Built in 1839 by James & John Grant, it was a huge company for its time. Over time, the size only increased when John's son, John "The Major" Grant was at the helm of this company. It also expanded a lot in the 20th century, making this distillery (along with its sister distiller Caperdonich) one of the largest in Speyside.


Already in the late 19th century, Glen Grant was marketed as a single malt whisky and that is also the reason why there are relatively many old Glen Grant single malt whiskies available. This whisky was available worldwide even then, and Glen Grant was particularly successful in Italy. As single malt whisky was not Glen Grant's core business, bottling was outsourced to Gordon & MacPhail in the mid-twentieth century. Because Gordon & MacPhail did this for several distilleries in Speyside, the series was also called Distillery Labels / Licensed Bottling.


This particular bottling was distilled in 1950 and presumably bottled in the 1980s. This we think since this whisky is bottled in a bottle with a capacity measure of 75cl. In 1991, Gordon & MacPhail switched from 75cl to 70cl bottles. So the contents of this bottle house a single malt whisky that has matured for about 40 years in oak casks.

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Glen Grant 1950 75cl

Glen Grant 1950 75cl