Benriach is a distillery firmly on the up after an unusual and occasionally difficult past. The distillery was built just a stone's-throw from Longmorn by the latter's owner John Duff in 1898 - just months before the disastrous Pattison crash, which put the entire Scotch whisky industry in peril. Many distilleries owed money by the Glasgow ble ... Read More »
A 1984 vintage Benriach bottled as part of the distillery's 11th batch of single cask releases. This was aged for 20 years, including a finishing period in a tawny port cask before 276 bottles were yielded in July 2014.
A 1994 vintage peated Benriach bottled as part of the distillery's 11th batch of single cask releases. This was aged for 20 years, including a finishing period in a madeira cask before 334 bottles were yielded in July 2014.
Please note this is limited to one bottle per customer.
A 25 year old from Speyside's Benriach, made using their peated spirit and sat at the top end of the age range for their peated whisky. This is the follow-up to the much-vaunted Authenticus 21yo and is claimed by the producers to show herb, honey and tropical fruit flavours alongside the smoke.
A big bottle of Benriach 12 year old. This distillery has enjoying a continued renaissance over the last decade, since it was reopened after being sold to Intra Trading in 2004. A delightfully honeyed and fruity Speysider.
An interesting whisky from Benriach distillery. Distilled in 1977 and aged for 34 years, this whisky has been finished in a Rioja Wine barrel. The wine finish has given the whisky a subtle, grape-y (it's a word!) flavour.
A 1977 vintage whisky from Benraich distillery. This has been aged for 34 years, including a term of finishing in a Sauternes Wine barrel. This period of finishing has imparted a number of fruity characteristics, most notably pears and apricots.
This whisky was distilled in 1976 and has spent 35 long years aging in an oak butt. This limited release is bottled at cask strength and is said to taste of "Lashings of raisins and sultanas, dancing with spices, pineapples and cedar wood".
A 1978 vintage whisky released by Benriach as part of their 10th batch of single casks. This one has been finished in a Moscatel cask before being bottled in June 2013, for an interesting fruity element.
A 1978 vintage Benriach bottled as part of the distillery's 11th batch of single cask releases. This whisky was aged in a sherry cask before being finished in a bourbon barrel, yielding 215 bottles in July 2014.
A 1977 vintage Benriach bottled as part of the distillery's 11th batch of single cask releases. This whisky was aged for 37 years, including an unspecified finishing period in a dark rum cask before 181 bottles were yielded in July 2014.