A Quality Dram
Ever had a whisky that you simply forgot about? According to my log I had my first Benromach 10 back in 2012. So this is more of a rediscovery, than an actual new experience.
Right from the Gordon & MacPhail Boutique Speyside distillery comes this ten year old 80-20% mix of bourbon and sherry casks with an oloroso finish.
Mouth: A rich big bodied, sherry infused, smooth whisky with a warm mouth feel, mineral and slightly waxy on the palate. Notes of apple wood smoke, bitter oranges, and a touch of vanilla.
Finish: medium long finish with light mineral elements, with a spicy edge and some citrus notes in the tail.
|A great whisky, certainly for a 10yo. The mix of bourbon and sherry casks paid off and created a rich and multi-layered whisky.
Great job here G&M, an absolute must have.