Benromach Cask StrengthDistilled 2001, Strength 59.9%
Matured in first fill Bourbon barrels the whisky displays an initial burst of chilli spice and is mouth warming with hints of liquorice and delicate peat.
First fill Bourbon barrels.
AROMA without water
Fresh with subtle esters and toasted malt. Sweet vanilla flavours with hints of cream toffee, with a fresh pear note emerging.
TASTE without water
An initial burst of chilli spice, mouth warming, yet very smooth and creamy. A hint of liquorice and earthy influences linger.
AROMA with water
Fresh with a subtle hint of smoke and some subtle esters. A defined poached pear nose with sweet, nutty notes (fudge and almond).
TASTE with water
An initial hint of spice, mouth warming and smooth. A delicate peaty edge develops.