Price: $50 for 750ml
Distilled/Owned by: Benromach / Gordon & MacPhail
Aged For: 10 Years
Mashbill: 100% malted barley
Cask Type: Ex-bourbon, ex-sherry, finished in first-fill Oloroso sherry casks
Chill Filtered: No
Color Added: No
Color: Light copper
Drank: Neat, in a glencairn
Nose: Slight smoke, bits of vanilla, and notes of sherry, raisin, and maple syrup
Taste: Very sweet and sugary. Ginger, barley malt, white pepper, and speyside apple.
Finish: Warm with lingering pepper and a very faint smoke. Dry sherry fruit notes throughout.
Thoughts: A sweet sugary speyside with just a smidgen of smoke. Sort of like a kinder, gentler, less intense Highland Park.
Score: 76 out of 100