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Whisky: Benrinnes 2003-2010
Serie: The Ten
Age: 7 years
Type: Single malt
Distilled: 2003
Bottled: 2010
Cask Type: Sherry barrel
Strength: 40.1%
Distillery: Benrinnes Distillery
Bottler: La Maison du Whisky
Country: Scotland: Speyside
Date: 01-03-2014
Nose: Dusty, muesli, yoghurt, eau de cologne, light marshmallow like sweetness.
Flavour: Quite spicy, a little salty, old fashioned liquorice, passion fruit, quite some hard dry wood, slightly rancid finish.
Body: Nut oil, slightly abrasively dry in the front of your mouth, pleasantly fat.
Comments: It was bottled at the right time, making it pleasant without becoming ordinary.
Rating: ++++ ++++ ++++ ++++ ++++ ++++ ++++ +--- ---- ---- (7.25)
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