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BenRiach 2005 - Peated

Overall rating
85.66/100
votes
31
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Single Cask Bottling - Batch 11
Vintage
2005
Bottled
2014
Stated Age
09 years old
Casktype
Virgin American Oak Hogshead Finish
Casknumber
3781
Number of bottles
294
Strength
58.7 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
14 Aug 2014 1:55 pm by Angelos
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 89,99

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31 × member ratings

37 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for BenRiach 2005 - Peated

2 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 85.66 points

  1. huggy bear scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      86 86
    • Taste
      84 84
    • Finish
      92 92

  2. Magnus Hillman scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    Doesn't feel as young as it is. I would have guessed, 12-15 years old. very well integrated spirit. Very affordable and highly recommended.

    (Rating interval 84-88)
    • Nose
      Bitter almond, marzipan and dry wood spice, nutmeg,
      gentle peat, slightly eau de cologne and lemon juice. Water brings some floral
      notes and vanilla while slightly intensifying  the peat.
    • Taste
      It is warm and spicy with creamy barley, cinnamon,
      nutmeg and mineral peat smoke. Water brings some bitter-sour citrus.
    • Finish
      Dry peat smoke, wood spice and nuts. Water brings some bitter dark chocolate with sea salt.

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