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The Black Grouse

First Grouse

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@talexanderReview by @talexander

13th Nov 2011

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My first foray into the world of Famous Grouse blends. Quite nice - solid bodied, the colour of golden honey. Oaky nose with malt, toffee and a little apple. These are also on the palate with some peat smoke, vanilla and pepper. A little water brings out the peat - medium warm finish. Not outstanding but very nice.

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4 comments

@PeatyZealot
PeatyZealot commented

In the peaty blended world, I think it beats the crap out of Black Bottle and Teachers. a Nice one to warm up the peat buds :)

6 years ago 0

@talexander
talexander commented

I wrote this almost 2 years ago...I think if I had written it now I would give it a higher score!

6 years ago 0

@Victor
Victor commented

@talexander, you CAN adjust your score, and, if you wish, add a comment explaining that you adjusted it, and what it had originally been.

6 years ago 0

@talexander
talexander commented

Yeah, I could...but I'd rather spend the time reviewing new ones! :)

6 years ago 0

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