Tasting Notes / Bottles from BenRiach



BenRiach 22 Year Old Moscatel Wood Finish
BenRiach 22 Year Old Moscatel Wood Finish

I generally always like whisky that's been matured in sweet wine casks so a Benriach, which is generally always great, finished in Moscatel, is an attractive proposition.

BenRiach 30 Year Old Authenticus Peated
BenRiach 30 Year Old Authenticus Peated

A 30 year old Peated Benriach, now that sounds like a dram i'm going to absolutely love.

Benriach Cask Strength Batch 1
Benriach Cask Strength Batch 1

Just very recently announced this Benriach Cask Strength Batch 1 bottling has me quite excited as Benriach really are doing some cracking drams and their sister Glendronach Cask Strength batches are all really tasty.

Benriach Cask Strength Batch 2
Benriach Cask Strength Batch 2

The second batch of Benriach Cask Strength combines whisky matured in american oak, ex oloroso sherry and virgin oak casks and is bottled at a pretty massive ABV.

BenRiach Curiositas Peated
BenRiach Curiositas Peated

i picked up this bottle of BenRiach Curiositas Peated a while back and keep going back to it for a lovely sweet peaty blast.

Benriach Peated Cask Strength Batch 1
Benriach Peated Cask Strength Batch 1

There have been a number of peated benriachs over the years but this is the first batch of their Cask Strength non age statement version and i was really excited to try it.

Benriach Solstice 17 Year Old
Benriach Solstice 17 Year Old

Many of my whisky friends know that at the moment I have a bit of a thing for Port matured or finished whiskies so when my good friend Yoav (@yoavgel) from Whisky Gospel was over in the UK

Benriach Triple Distilled 10 Year Old
Benriach Triple Distilled 10 Year Old

I’ve seen a number of distilleries trying different things recently with Triple Distillation being one of them.