21.12.2016

New whisky for tasting in Jastrzębia Góra

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BenRiach Virgin American Oak Wood Finish, Vintage 1999, 13 years old / 46% – Addition to the Wood Finish Series, and replacement for widely admired 16 years old Sauternes Finish. The whisky was matured in traditional white American oak barrels and after required period of aging finished in Sauternes casks, sourced from the Bordeaux region of France. Only 4158 bottles were filled.

 
Nose: rich and sweet, walnuts, apricots, grapes, honeydew melon, toffee, hints of pepper and oak.
 
Palate: full and creamy, nectarines, plums, apricots, white grapes, butterscotch, balanced by toasted oak and almonds.
 
Finish: long and pleasant, butterscotch, vanilla, bowl of fruit salad, traces of oak sweet spice.
 
Buy it online: (https://sklep-domwhisky.pl/product-pol-11747-BenRiach-Virgin-American-Oak-Wood-Finish-Vintage-1999-13-letni-46-0-7l.html)