The 10th annual Oran Mor Whisky Awards were held on the 23rd February 2017 and the Benromach 15 Years Old was recognised with two honours, the Blind Tasting & People's Choice Awards. This is how the awards were earned:
Blind Tasting Award - from the total of 48 entries, the judges blind tasted all the samples and the top three whiskies (Benromach 15 Years Old was one of the top three) were carried over to the People’s Choice Award.
People's Choice Award - The top three whiskies from the Blind Tasting, along with other selected brands were then blind tasted by approximately 100 consumers. Benromach 15 Years Old picked up the People’s Choice Award with the highest number of public votes.