Distilled/Owned by: BenRiach / Brown-Forman
Mashbill: 100% malted barley
Aged For: 17 years
Cask Type: Ex-bourbon, finished in tawny port casks
Chill Filtered: No
Color Added: No
Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.
Nose: Stewed fruits, slight smoke, port wine, oak, and vanilla.
Mouthfeel: Thick, slightly oily
Palate/Taste: Caramel apple, slight smoke, ginger, pepper, and cinnamon.
Finish: Opens to vanilla, medium warmth and longer lasting, caramel, apple, bits of peat.
Thoughts: A great combination of fruity flavors and smokey peat, with a good mouthfeel.
Score: 85 out of 100