Glenfarclas 21 Yr. Single Malt Scotch

Glenfarclas 21 Yr. Single Malt Scotch

Item # 30761 750mL
$184.99/ Single Bottle
$1109.94/ Case of 6
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Tasting Notes

For six generations, the Grant family has been producing some of the highest quality, classic single malt in all of Scotland. Employing their one-of-a-kind direct fire pot stills and a combination of oloroso Sherry and used bourbon oak barrels for maturation, the whiskies are robust, complex, and possessed of a great purity all at once. We view all Glenfarclas expressions as some of the best quality money can buy and the values are unbeatable. This 21-year is so exception. Very fruit-driven on the nose, the whisky seems nimble and lively. Soon after, rounder notes of barrel spices, caramel, and smoke enter the air. A lovely, creamy transition to the palate, with a harmonious, mouth-coating experience all around.

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Astor's Glossary of Terms


As a synonym for Scottish, some people object to the term “Scotch” – but as far as their whisky goes, the Scottish people are required by law to classify the spirit as “Scotch whisky.”


Distillation was brought to Scotland from Ireland by missionary monks in the 6th century. In 1644, the first taxes were imposed on Scottish distillers by England, with the result that most of the nation’s whisky was soon distilled illicitly. With the Parliament’s passing of the “Excise Act” in 1824, licensing fees for distilleries were much cheaper. Distilleries started to take out...

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