Whisky Benriach 10 Years Old, in tube, 0.7 L
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Reviews of purchase Benriach 10 Years Old, in tube, 0.7 L
Whiskey rich amber color.
The taste of whiskey felt good shades of apricot and apple, notes of vanilla and cinnamon, peat nuances that are in the sweet aftertaste, along with notes of barley sugar.
The aroma of whiskey filled with rich fruit notes (apple, pineapple, apricot), neighboring with hints of heather and smoked meat.
Whisky recommended as a digestive, neat or with the addition of water / ice.
Distillery Benriah has significant reserves of whiskey in his basement. From an extensive list of master distiller selects the best examples of each year, to present them in a series of "Single Cask Releases". By pouring whiskey admitted that display outstanding taste, the resulting effect of a number of factors during the long process of maturation, especially drums, selected for shutter speed. These releases demonstrate the truly rare and exceptional specimens.
Whiskey Benriach "Peated", 38 Years Old was presented at the 12th release of "Single Cask Releases" and is the oldest whiskey in the this release. Whisky has been distilled November 24, 1976 and held 38 long years in the barrel №541 bourbon. Bottling without cold filtration and coloring made June 1, 2015. Total 194 bottles were produced.
In 1898, John Duff, owner of the distillery Longmorn, decided to expand their holdings and built a new plant Benriach on the neighboring property. Financial difficulties forced Duff soon to sell the plant, so that it worked under his leadership for only two years. After the sale, and until 1965 Benriah factory produced only malt distillery Longmorn. Later the plant was restored again, been owned by several companies and was closed again. In 2004, the factory acquired Benriah known in the world of whiskey Scot Billy Walker, who, together with their partners, not only restored the distillery, but also brought it to the leading position. Soon, 12, 16 and 20-year-old whiskey were released "Benriah", as well as a series of "Curiositas". Now Benriah plant offers a fairly wide range of products from classic whiskey in the style of Speyside whiskey to various wine "finishes".