BenRiach 17 Year Old Solstice

BenRiach 17 Year Old Solstice
Whisky BenRiach 17 Year Old Solstice
Country Scotland
Region Speyside
Type Single Malt
Cask Bourbon cask,Port (Tawny)
Age 17 years old
Abv 50%
Rating 87/100

About

The BenRiach Distillery is located between the village of Rothes and the town of Elgin, in the 'Heart of Speyside', in the North-East of Scotland. It is operated independently by the BenRiach Distillery Co. Ltd. and was founded in 1898. BenRiach produces several standard aged bottlings, as well as a wide range of wine- and rum cask finished whiskies.
Reviews of BenRiach 17 Year Old Solstice
says on March 15, 2019
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 81/100
Color: Deep gold

General description

leicht rauchig mit Frucht in der Nase. Im Mund leicht nussig, etwas Torf mit Rauch, ohne zu überlagern

says on February 10, 2019
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 89/100
Color: Brown sherry

General description

wunderbarer holz-lagerfeuerrauch, toll eingebunden, schöner finish, fruchtig... sehr schön.. wäre in fassstärke der hammer

says on February 12, 2017
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 95/100
Finish strength: Very long
Color: Tawny

General description

Lots of peat for a Speyside whisky. High in alcohol, smell of peat, marzipan and honey. Flavour of raisins and honey, peat again, comes in like a thunderbolt. finishes with taste of smoked salmon and caramel.
late aftertaste like the smell of a steam train that just passed by.

Nose

peat, pepper, marzipan, honey and dried fruits

Palate

peat, gunpowder, hazelnut and pepper

Finish

honey, smoked salmon, caramel

late aftertaste like the smell of a steam train that just passed by.

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Flavour profile

  • Peat
  • Smoke
  • Port
  • Sweet
  • Fruit
  • Malt
  • Spice
  • Strawberry
  • Oak
  • Amazing
  • Vanilla
  • Delicate
  • Wine
  • Light
  • Dry
  • Strong
  • Cherry
  • Alcohol
  • Honey
  • Fire
  • Wood
  • Smoky
  • Salt
  • Rounded
  • Raspberry
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