Producer’s tasting Notes
Pressed apple mingles with malty aromas. Warming cracked black pepper, ripe tropical fruits and fragrant pear laced with citrus undertones leading to a delicate charred oak finish.
Gordon & MacPhail ‘Connoisseurs Choice’ – Benriach Distillery 20 Year Old Single Malt Whisky 700ml 56.7%
A cask strength, single cask expression from batch 18/055 that yielded 266 bottles.
700ml: 56.7% alc.
Cask Type: American Hogshead
Bottler: Gordon & MacPhail
Bottled: 19th of June 2018
This expression, using new-make from Benriach Distillery was laid to rest into a refill American hogshead in 1997 for 20 years, and then bottled by G&M at its cask strength of 56.7% ABV as part of their re-vamped Connoisseurs Choice series.
Created in 1968 by whisky visionary, Mr George Urquhart, the ‘Connoisseurs Choice’ range has featured more than 2,000 bottlings from almost 100 Scottish distilleries.