BENRIACH Heart of Speyside 40%
Single Malt Whisky, Scotland / Speyside, 5cl, Ref: 23191
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- Appearance : jaune or vif
- Nose : Ample, fin, il est épicé (poivre, muscade), tourbé (tourbe grasse) et fruité (poire, pomme). Il évolue sur le curry, la paille et la cire d'abeille.
- Palate : vive et concentrée, elle témoigne d'un joli boisé respectant les fruits mûrs. Epicée, elle se développs sur les agrumes confits (citron et les fleurs capiteuses (giroflée, mimosa).
- Overall : Longue, charnue, elle laisse une impression de plénitude, de richesse. Elle révèle l'orge maltée sur fond de notes florales (acacia) et miellées.
- The brand
Rather unjustly, Benriach was, until just a few years ago, relatively unknown, but it hasn’t ceased to make up for lost time. Indeed, this distillery has, for many decades, had a huge amount to offer and has proven this time and time again since being bought in 2004. Its warehouses are bursting with all sorts of sherry butts (Oloroso, Pedro Ximénez, etc.), new American oak casks, ex-bourbon barrels and hogsheads dating back to the 1960s, as well as casks previously used for wine, rum, madeira, port and even Rioja! This Speyside single malt is entirely worthy of the interest it has garnered from master blenders since its creation. Find out more
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