Noses a wee bit younger than you’ld expect from a 10 year, but the bright, complex spirit is full of baked pears, sherry richness, touches of ginger and white pepper and a pleasingly drying puff of smoke at the close.
Notes by Archie McDairmid
|Product Name||Benromach 10 Year Old|
|Age Declaration||10 years old|
|Strength (ABV %)||43.00%|
|Cask Type||Bourbon and Sherry|
The first thing that strikes you about this whisky is its colour: it is so light, a first clue at the delicate nature of the dram. Sweet vanilla up front, with light, fresh apple and runny honey. The palate is elegant, too, even though the peatsmoke begins to intensify. More vanilla throughout is balanced by … ContinuedView ProductAncnoc Rascan70cl / 46.00% ABV£52.99 Out of stock
Matured in PX, charred virgin oak and ex-bourbon. Sweet crème brulee and Hobnobs on the nose, balanced by herbaceous flavours of wild mint and delicate aniseed. Warm orange peel and light lemon sweets. On the palate this is still undoubtedly Ardbeg, although in a lighter guise. Tobacco leaf and sweet hay mix with honeyed notes … ContinuedView ProductArdbeg An Oa70cl / 46.6% ABV£44.99