Overall rating
Single Malt
Anam na h-Alba (ANHA)
Bottling serie
Anam na h-Alba and Friends
Stated Age
18 years old
1st Fill Bourbon Barrel
Number of bottles
52.4 % Vol.
700 ml
Added on
12 Jun 2016 8:54 am by Daniel Hohleweg
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 68.00

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45 × member ratings

90 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Benrinnes 1997 ANHA

8 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 85.53 points

  1. schero scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    A very nice bourbon barrel whisky, as they have to be.
    • Nose
      A mix of apricots, mango, banana and juice oranges, followed by lots of malt and a little vanilla, the whole has a slightly sour touch, with time, the oak spice is stronger, water mixes the yellow fruits even more and brings the vanilla further forward
    • Taste
      Also slightly acidic, sparkling with a little spice and effervescent powder, yellow fruit, vanilla, quite noticeable bitterness at the end, water takes the liveliness a bit and brings some creaminess
    • Finish
      Pleasant oak and vanilla are in the foreground, behind the yellow fruits are still a bit wide before the end still leaves a nice slightly bitter heat

  2. nallacam scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      85 85
    • Taste
      85 85
    • Finish
      84 84

  3. napets scored this whisky 84 points Expert Junior

    • Nose
      85 85
    • Taste
      86 86
    • Finish
      82 82

  4. Micmellon scored this whisky 85 points Member Junior

    Great fruity, but unfortunately almost only fruity. In the finish there is a slight mineral, salty note. For me the highlight of this whisky.

  5. gallfux did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    So blind, I would probably have estimated it a few years younger. Looks pretty young and not so elegant. The fruits are rather light and fresh. The oak is there, but does not look so delicate. Not a bad whisky in itself. Again, I do not need it in the glass.

  6. ffmdino did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    the fruit mix is ​​just great
    • Nose
      a fruit basket (with peach, apple, kiwi, ...), light pepper, sweet, malt with: cinnamon, oak
    • Taste
      strong and oily on the palate neat fruit again, sweet with: very spicy
    • Finish
      medium to long, spicy, slightly bitter

  7. captain_k scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      90 90
    • Taste
      88 88
    • Finish
      82 82

  8. Helgo scored this whisky 86 points Connoisseur

    For me THE pear whisky. Crisp pear musts and delicious. An ideal companion for the summer!
    • Nose
      84 84
    • Taste
      85 85
    • Finish
      84 84


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