Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Bottled by: Gordon & MacPhail 70cl / 51.9%
Batch 19/005 is a 1987 Benriach bottled in 2019 by G&M for their new and improved Connoisseur's Choice range.
G&M have also spiced things up and bottled this one at a natural strength instead of the usual 46%. It was matured for 32 years in a refill sherry hogshead that yielded just 213 bottles.
Nose: Creamy coffee aromas with vanilla and hazelnuts.
Palate: Toffee apple with hints of brown sugar compliments stem ginger biscuits and sticky fig jam.
Finish: Hints of nut oil.