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BenRiach 1978

Overall rating
89.74/100
votes
33
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Single Cask Bottling - Batch 10
Vintage
1978
Bottled
06.2013
Stated Age
35 years old
Casktype
Moscatel Hogshead + Moscatel Finish
Casknumber
1047
Number of bottles
253
Strength
51.1 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Barcode
5060088796245
Added on
17 Jul 2013 10:47 pm
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 780.00

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33 × member ratings

36 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for BenRiach 1978

2 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 89.74 points

  1. detachedblue scored this whisky 89 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      88 88
      A very direct sherry driven whisky, huge leather, huge dry sherry, some sulphur, milk chocolates, toasted dates and almond, some smoke,
    • Taste
      90 90
      Very refreshing, tastes of sake, salted caramel, dry sherry, very cooling herbs, some tropical fruits, mellow but full body, very oily as well. A little sulphur but not a big deal.
    • Finish
      90 90
      Refreshing and floral, tastes of Moscatel now, some dried grapes.

  2. Fable scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      87 87
    • Taste
      88 88
    • Finish
      88 88

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