BenRiach Batch 16 2005 #3791
70cl / 55.3% abv
Part of BenRiach's highly acclaimed single cask release now in its 16th batch, this Speyside single malt was distilled in February 2005 from peated malt barley and matured for 14 years in a port pipe before bottling at 55.3% abv in 2019. Limited to just 272 bottles.
Nose: bramble and baked apple pie with burnt orange peel, redcurrant and puff pastry.
Palate: roasted apple and liquorice with some fennel and rich dark chocolate.
Finish: cherry and salted caramel lingering.