This is bottle number 13 of 322 in this limited release from Benriach. This whisky has been aged in Virgin Oak Cask number 6095 and was bottled this year at 58.5%
Founded in 1898, BenRiach Distillery has long been the home of an ingenious approach to whisky distilling and cask maturation. The release of BenRiach Cask Bottling Batch 16 offers a rich insight into the eclectic cask collection from around the world residing in the warehouses of this north Speyside distillery. Master Blender, Dr. Rachel Barrie, has hand-selected 24 different casks to feature in this limited edition batch release, showcasing an exceptional range of hand-crafted cask bottlings, in both unpeated and peated styles.
Batch 16 includes 16 unpeated and 8 peated cask bottlings from a selection of cask types sourced from around the world: Tokaji wine, oloroso sherry, pedro ximénez, port, claret, madeira, sauternes, virgin oak, South African red wine, Jamaican rum, rioja, Sicilian Marsala, and bourbon.
Nose - Warm toasted oak, thick maple syrup and sandalwood with layers of brown sugar, caramel and vanilla
Palate - Chocolate caramel, vanilla and dried apricot.
Finish - Hazelnut, honeycomb and candied apple.
Availability: Out of Stock