Glen Grant distillery, situated in the heart of the majestic Speyside region in Scotland, embodies a storied legacy of whisky production that spans over a century. Founded in 1840 by brothers John and James Grant, this historic distillery has become renowned for its exquisite single malt Scotch whiskies.
Nestled amidst breathtaking landscapes adorned with lush greenery and the flowing waters of the River Spey, Glen Grant distillery captures the essence of its surroundings. Its commitment to traditional craftsmanship shines through in every step of the whisky-making process. From the meticulously chosen barley, sourced from local fields, to the tall copper pot stills that lend a delicate character to the spirits, precision and artistry are paramount.
Glen Grant whiskies are celebrated for their refined and elegant profiles, often displaying a harmonious blend of fruity and floral aromas, with a touch of honeyed sweetness. Maturity is nurtured over time in carefully selected oak casks, resulting in a smooth and well-rounded flavor.
Visitors to Glen Grant are welcomed to explore the distillery through guided tours, gaining insights into its rich heritage and witnessing the meticulous craftsmanship firsthand. A special treat for those who make the trip is the Major Grant’s Victorian Garden – a global greenhouse cultivated with eclectic plants from his adventures around the world. If you find yourself in the scenic gorge, keep an eye out for The Major’s private whisky safe! The grounds are as impressive as they are gorgeous.