Benriach 17 Years Solstice

The secret of the heavily peated whisky from the Benriach Distillery are the special casks. The peated 17-year.old 'Solstice' has been finished in Portuguese port wine casks.

The secret of the heavily peated whisky from the Benriach Distillery are the special casks. The peated 17-year.old 'Solstice' has been finished in Portuguese port wine casks.

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3754
Benriach
Scotland, Speyside
Single Malt Whisky
17 Years
50%
0.7 l
Original bottling
Bourbon
Port
Chill filtration - WithoutArtifical colouring - Without
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Average tasting notes Tasting Notes
Calculated from 3 Tasting Notes
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Nosing
Peat Smoke:
Fruit:
Sherry:
Spices:
Bonfire Smoke:
Sweet:
Berries:
Clove:
Oak:
Orange:
Zitrus:
Alcohol:
Cinnamon:
Cherry:
Melon:
Pear:
Green Apple:
Hay:
Honey:
Iodine:
Lemon:
Malt:
Nuts:
Peach:
Raisin:
Tobacco:
Vanilla:
Herbs:
Maritime Notes:
Herb:
Tasting
Peat Smoke:
Sweet:
Fruit:
Spices:
Sherry:
Oak:
Nuts:
Oil:
Berries:
Bonfire Smoke:
Cinnamon:
Malt:
Blackberry:
Chili:
Clove:
Dried Fruit:
Zitrus:
Herb:
Apple:
Barley:
Cheese:
Cherry:
Chocolate:
Dark Chocolate:
Floral:
Ginger:
Grapefruit:
Heather:
Kiwi:
Medicinal Smoke:
Orange:
Peach:
Pineapple:
Raisin:
Salt:
Herbs:
Maritime Notes:
Finish
Peat Smoke:
Fruit:
Sweet:
Sherry:
Oak:
Spices:
Malt:
Herb:
Coffee:
Chocolate:
Bonfire Smoke:
Nutmeg:
Nuts:
Orange:
Zitrus:
Almonds:
Berries:
Dark Chocolate:
Grape:
Honey:
Leather:
Pineapple:
Salt:
Tobacco:
Maritime Notes:

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Tasting Notes 3

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20. Feb 2016
Nosing: Peat SmokeSherryOrange

Taste: Peat SmokeSherrySweet

Finish: Peat SmokeSherry

Comment: WOW!!!
13. Jul 2016
Nosing: Peat SmokeOrangeLemonMelonGreen AppleSherrySweetFruitClove

Taste: Peat SmokeSherrySweetFruitKiwiPeachSpicesOilPineapple

Finish: Peat SmokePineappleOrangeSpicesSherryCoffeePineapple

Comment: Still WOW
02. Aug 2015
Nosing: SweetFruitSherry (port) Peat SmokeOrangeBerries

Taste: BerriesSherry (port) OrangePeat Smoke

Finish: OakSherry (port) OrangePeat SmokeBerries

Comment: Light and heavy at the same time.
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16. Mar 2015
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