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Famous Grouse Smoky Black

(70cl, 40%)

Famous Grouse Smoky Black

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Famous Grouse Smoky Black Bottling Note

A new name and packaging for the excellent 'Black Grouse' blend sees it become Famous Grouse Smoky Black. Although not mentioned by name anymore, the bottle still features a Tetrao tetrix, otherwise known as a blackcock.

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Tasting Note by The Chaps at Master of Malt

Nose: Medium, quite smoky. Solid peat note, rummy sweetness, touch of dry wood.

Palate: Medium, balanced. Peat smoke, caramel, spice.

Finish: Long, slightly peaty.

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Famous Grouse Smoky Black Reviews


A terrific smooth drink that defies it's inexpensive cost ....The best value for a smooth, lightly smoked, peaty whisky imo

1st March 2022

Nice smokey texture

A nice twist on the original

14th February 2022

It's a great whisky

We got a shall bottle for Christmas and we have just tryed it and we found it very smooth and we will be buying it again

2nd February 2022

probley the best blended whisky on the market

Im a bit of a self confessed whisky snob. Single malt or nothing. A friend bought me smoky black, i almost gave it back. But thought it would do for hot toddy s. However i tried some to sip and was impressed, better i thought than some if the cheaper single malts. Well done famous grouse, probley the best blended whisky on the market.

22nd January 2022

Very pleasant

Very pleasant tasting scotch . I do enjoy a scotch over ice and this is good especially when bought on supermarket deal . Will definitely buy again

17th January 2022

Nice but not smokey

Famous grouse smokey black is a nicer tasting blend from one of the budget makers but..... smokey taste, no there's not!
However, I would buy it again as it is very pleasant.

9th December 2021


A beautiful blend. Smoke and peat are restrained but the malt and grain marriage is astonishing. Ballantines now seems pedestrian.

4th December 2021



20th November 2021

Lovely flavour

Not a big fan of smoke or peat, but this was surprisingly good and easy to drink. Probably my favourite blend atm

8th October 2021

Brilliant for its price point

Great value for money and well drinkable. Lightly peated plus sweet sherry/rum taste. Slightly unrefined around the edges at first, but this soon disappears once you get into it. When available at £14 on offer in supermarkets it's a steal!

28th September 2021

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