BenRiach 15 Sauternes Wood Finish

Benriach 15 Sauternes

Price: Discontinued

Distilled/Owned by: BenRiach / Brown-Forman

Region: Speyside

46% ABV

Mashbill: 100% malted barley

Aged For: 15 Years

Cask Type: Ex-bourbon, finished in Sauternes

Chill Filtered: No

Color Added: No

 


 

Color: Dark Gold

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.

Nose: Honey, stewed fruits, apples, apricot, floral, and oak

Mouthfeel: Light to medium body

Palate/Taste: Malt, honey, gentle fruits, almond butter, and flowers

Finish: Vanilla, malt, honey, pastry, medium length with a gentle warmth.

Thoughts: A little too bland, but overall well made.

Score: 80 out of 100

 

 

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