Benromach Cask Strength Vintage 2008 Batch 1 release from the G&M owned Speyside distillery and is the first in the series of batches that replaces Benromach 100° Proof on Benromach classic range.
The batches should retain similar age and flavours profile to the 100° Proof but the batch system will allow the distillery to retain subtle variations in strength and flavours.
This first batch has 5,500 bottles, from mix of First-Fill Sherry and Bourbon casks and bottled at cask strength of 58.8%
Nose: sherry influence with dark chocolate, coffee and cinnamon. peat subtle dried fruit: plums, dates and some dark red berries. Very heavy nose.
Palate: Peat with Chocolate, fruits sweetness, cinnamon and coffee
Finish: Medium length, with chocolate, peat, spicy and berries .