Paid: $180 for 750ml
Distilled/Owned by: Benriach / Brown-Forman
Aged For: 18 Years (Distilled 1995, bottled 2014)
Cask #: 5967
Mashbill: 100% malted barley
Cask Type: Ex-bourbon, finished in Tawny Port Pipes
Chill Filtered : No
Color Added: No
Drank: Neat, in a glencairn
Nose: Port wine, plums, fig, raisin, dark chocolate, and caramel
Feel: Dry and heavy tannins, slightly thin
Taste: Port, white pepper, gingersnaps, oak, cinnamon, grapes, toffee, and raspberry
Finish: Oranges, port wine, vanilla, blackberry, caramel and a touch of pomegranate. Medium warmth and length.
Thoughts: A lot of dark fruit in this one, very tastey.
Score: 88 out of 100