Tasting By the dram

BenRiach
The Original 10 year old


  • Distillery:

    The BenRiach

  • Company:

    The BenRiach distillery Company
    Brown-Forman

  • Cask Maturation

    Three cask matured for at least ten years in bourbon barrels, sherry casks and virgin oak

  • Strength

    43% ABV

  • Price

    40

  • Country:

    Scotland

  • Region

    Speyside


  • Website:

    benriachdistillery.com

  • Note:

    Natural color

  • Type:

    Scotch Single Malt

  • Age:

    10 year old

  • Volume:

    70 cl

83
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Good

Taste note

  • Colour:

    Gold

  • Nose:

    Rich orchard fruit, peach, lemon, yellow apple, nectarine, honeydew melon and vanilla. Hints of honey and toasted oak.

  • Palate:

    On the palate we will get ripe pear, nectarine and malt sweetness,
    baking spices and cinnamon rolls.
    Hints of almonds and a waft of earthy peat.

  • Finish:

    Medium long finish vanilla, nutty malt, and hints of apricot, burned wood and peat smoke.

  • Conclusion:

    A decent single malt by Benriach. The start of their range. you don’t have to leave it for the price. The price is reasonable for what you buy. The quality of this single malt whisky is good and pleasant.

Flavor profile


Spice

Spice


Smoke

Smoke


Citrus

Citrus


Sweet

Sweet

Wood
Wood

Wood

Dark Fruits
Rich Fruits

Rich fruits




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