Whisky Benriach Heredotus Fumosus Pedro Ximenez Wood Finish 12 years old, In Tube, 700 ml
Whiskey golden brown.
The taste of whiskey sweet, smoky, floral, berry and sherry with hints of lavender and raisins. The finish is long.
The aroma of whiskey sweet, smoky disclosed in citrus, vanilla and sherry notes with a slight train peat.
Whiskey is recommended to use as a digestif.
Collection "Peated Wood Finishes" consists of three kinds of whiskey 12 years of aging, maturing in different barrels. The main exposure took place in barrels from the American bourbon, and additional 12 to 24 months - in barrels of sherry, port wine and rum. The content of peat corresponds to 92 ppm.
Whiskey Benriach Heredotus Fumosus Pedro Ximenez Wood Finish 12 years completing his aged in barrels from the Pedro Ximenez sherry, which gave him a distinct taste sherry notes. This was followed by cold filtration and bottling. This limited edition whiskey, limited party in 3180 bottles went on sale in May 2007. He was awarded a silver medal at the exhibition International Wine & Spirits Competition 2008.
In 1898, John Duff, owner of the distillery Longmorn, decided to expand their holdings and built a new factory Benriach on the next site. Financial difficulties forced Duff soon sell the factory, so he worked under his leadership just two years. After the sale, and until 1965, the plant was producing only Benriah malt distilleries Longmorn. Later the plant was restored again been owned by several companies and was again closed. In 2004 the factory Benriah gained fame in the world of whiskey Scotsman Billy Walker, who, together with their partners, not only restored the distillery, but also led her to a leading position. Soon were issued 12, 16 and 20-year-old whiskey "Benriah" as well as a series of "Curiositas". Now the plant Benriah offers a fairly wide range of products from classic Speyside whiskey style to whiskey with various wine "finish".