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BenRiach 1999

Overall rating
85.84/100
votes
21
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Single Cask Bottling
Vintage
15.11.1999
Bottled
10.04.2013
Stated Age
13 years old
Casktype
Fresh Bourbon Barrel
Casknumber
90116
Number of bottles
225
Strength
55.1 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Barcode
5060088796153
Bottled for
WhiskyFestival.cz
Market
cz Czech Republic
Added on
22 Apr 2013 11:15 am
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 58,60

2 × in wishlist

21 × member ratings

25 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for BenRiach 1999

6 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 85.84 points

  1. MaltMartin scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    A fresh a lively Benriach. Very enjoyable.
    • Nose
      Fresh and flowery. Grassy notes. Melon and pear.
    • Taste
      Lots of pineapple and other tropical fruit. Ginger spice. Quite thick. Vanilla and honey.
    • Finish
      Medium long. Bitterness. Leafy. Dryness. Hints of toffee

  2. j j scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    n: lemon, spices, fruity.

    t: spices all over the place, hints of vanilla.

    f: medium dry with fantastic fruity tones.

    thanks whiskybase for this sample.

  3. Sonett scored this whisky 86 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      Sweet and fruity nose. Lemon, vanilla, coconut, grass
    • Taste
      Sweet entry with a lot of light fruits. Then turning over to peppery spices and chili
    • Finish
      Long finish with a drying sweet vanilla finish 

  4. Ikkakumon scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      A bit bitter, lemon, spices, a bit of vanilla.
    • Taste
      Better than the nose, fruits (citrus, peach), caramel, spices (ginger, cinnamon, red pepper), a little grass cut, a slight touch of smoke.
    • Finish
      Medium and quite dry.

  5. HunterRomario scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      Lemon grass, lemon, graceful forehead in the first impression. Sweetness, vanilla and honey come on. A bit of a varnish. The water will not change it much, it will only soften slightly. (87 b)
    • Taste
      The taste is mature, strong, varnished, sweetish woody, pretty sharp. Wood is really good here, but it's not bitter. With water, the lacquer is gone, honey woody with chocolate appears. The taste is great with water. (89 b)

  6. Nethar did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    good whisky, not too strong for a single cask - great choice for everyone
    • Nose
      sweet aroma, chocolate, exotic spice, fruit, leather, cinnamon
    • Taste
      sweet and spicy
    • Finish
      spice, sweets, leather, long finish

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