The KOTQ has enjoyed 1 tasting from the Glenturret distillery

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Distillery Region Open Blends
Glenturret Midlands 1775 – Today Famous Grouse
       
Status Ownership Water Source Production
Active The Edrington Group Loch Turret 340,000 liters/year
       
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GLENTURRET yo 09Q3 – GLENTURRET 16 yo [Gordon & MacPhail bottling at Standard Strength]

Name
Color
Nose
Body
Palate
Finish
Comments
Meeting
Bop
Butterscotch
Kind of mild
Sour cabbage
Distillery produces 340,000 a year. They use a manual mash turn. Oldest distillery in Scotland – Perthshire.
09Q3-Hoopie
October 3rd, 2009
Hoopie
Butterscotch, unmistakeable even as you bring close, A&W rootbeer
Much more bitter than you’d expect after sweet nose, kind of “farmy”
09Q3-Hoopie
October 3rd, 2009
Lakeview
Peaches and cream
Light but then spices up
Starts light then turns bitter, sour cabbage
09Q3-Hoopie
October 3rd, 2009