BenRiach Batch 16 1994 #6500
70cl / 51.8% abv
Part of BenRiach's highly acclaimed single cask release now in its 16th batch, this Speyside single malt was distilled in July 1994 from peated malt barley and matured for 24 years in a Marsala wine cask before bottling at 51.8% abv in 2019. Limited to just 299 bottles.
Nose: chargrilled apricot and honey with soothing eucalyptus and roast chestnuts.
Palate: barbecued apricot and blackcurrant with beeswax and root beer.
Finish: fruity apricot and cherry linger with a sweet smoke.