Benriach 34 Year Old 1977 (Adelphi)

  • Distillery: Benriach
  • Distilled:
    1977
  • Bottler:
    Adelphi
  • Bottled:
    2011
  • Age:
    34
  • ABV:
    48,6%

Cask #642, 217 bottles release.

Average rating:
84

Member ratings:

Member Review Rating
Povilas

Aroma: ripe fruits, hints of aniseed and cinnamon. There is interest to try with water also, but there is a doubt also to spoil it. Let's taste first. Palate: pears and peppers. Significant dry wood. Sweet spices. Some very light notes of smoke (can it be?). Really dry one, lot's of wood. Finish is also drying with some ripe fruits. Comments: mature malt, good ol' Speysider, but to dry and spicy for me. Water just spoiled the palate and aroma, some dry spices left without anything else. Bit too dry this time.

84
 

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