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Benromach- Scotch Malt Whisky - Region: Speyside
WF Distillery Ranking: Quatrième Cru Classé (all current rankings here)


Status: Active - Stills: 2 (1 wash, 1 spirit) - Founded: 1898
Address: Invererne Rd, Forres, Morayshire IV36 3EB - Phone: +44 (0) 1309 675968
Web: www.benromach.com - More info: Malt Madness  


My favourite expression so far:
Benromach 1969 (43%, OB, bottled Sept 2004)
91 points - Last tasted on September 21, 2004 - Tasting notes here.
Benromach
General Distillery Profile - keywords (wazzat?)
Chocolate Pepper Malty Cooked Ripe fruits Apples Bitter Spicy Caramel Toffee

MM Distillery profile:
The Benromach distillery in Forres was constructed in 1898 by the Benromach Distillery Company Ltd.; a partnership between Duncan McCallum (owner of the Glen Nevis distillery in Campbelltown) and F. W. Brickman (a spirit merchant from Leith). Benromach distillery was officially opened in the year 1900 but closed again soon after.... More on Malt Madness.
Benromach

Check all the 'winners' (90 points or more) on this wee list (PDF)

Whiskyfun tasting notes
OB - no vintage
  • Benromach 'Traditional' (40%, OB, 2004) - 171004
  • Benromach ‘Organic’ (43%, OB, 2006) - 240906
  • Benromach 'Organic Special Edition' (43%, OB, 2009) - 051009
  • Benromach 'Origins' (50%, OB, 5,000 bottles, 2008) - 271008
  • Benromach 10 yo (43%, OB, 2009) - 051009
  • Benromach 10 yo (43%, OB, +/-2012) - 070113
  • Benromach 15 yo (40%, OB, circa 2000) - 081004
  • Benromach-Glenlivet 17 yo 'Centenary' (43%, OB, 3500 bottles, 1998) - 070113
  • Benromach 18 yo (40%, OB, +/-2002) - no notes - 77
  • Benromach 18 yo (40%, OB, +/-2003) - no notes - 79
  • Benromach 19 yo Portwood finish (45%, OB) - no notes - 71
  • Benromach 22 yo (45%, OB, 22 months Port pipes finish, bottled 2005, 3500 bottles) - 301005
  • Benromach 25 yo (43%, OB, Full bourbon) - no notes - 81
  • Benromach 30 yo (43%, OB, +/-2011) - 241011
OB - vintage
  • Benromach 55 yo 1949/2005 (40%, OB, 70 bottles) - 210605
  • Benromach 1968/2005 (41.8%, OB) - 271008
  • Benromach 1968/2007 (43%, OB) - 011107
  • Benromach 1969 (43%, OB, bottled Sept 2004) - 210904
  • Benromach 1969/2011 (42.6%, OB, refill sherry hogshead) - 160112
  • Benromach 28 yo 1973/2001 (40%, OB) - no notes - 82
  • Benromach 19 yo 1978/1998 (63.8%, UD Rare Malts) - no notes - 72
  • Benromach 1980/2004 ‘Cask Strength’ (58.6%, OB) - 301005
  • Benromach 1999/2010 'Origins Batch 2' (50%, OB, Port pipes, 2010) - 111110
  • Benromach 2000/2007 ‘Peat Smoke’ (46%, OB) - 080707
  • Benromach 2000/2007 (60.4%, OB for LMDW, cask #724, 241 bottles) - 011107
  • Benromach 2001/2010 (59.9%, OB, first fill bourbon, casks #87-91, 93, 94) - 281011
  • Benromach 2002/2009 'Sassicaia Finish' (45%, OB) - 051009
  • Benromach 2005/2012 (45%, OB, Sassicaia wood finish, 4200 bottles) - 221112
Cadenhead - Duthies
  • Benromach 27 yo 1966/1993 (53.5%, Cadenhead, Authentic Collection) - 070113
Gordon & MacPhail
  • Benromach 14 yo 1968 (40%, G&M CC old brown label) - 081004
  • Benromach 1968 (40%, Gordon & MacPhail, Connoisseurs Choice, +/-1985) - 070113
  • Benromach 1972/1995 (40%, Gordon & MacPhail, Connoisseurs Choice, old map label) - 281011
  • Benromach 1980 (58.1%, G&M Cask series, circa 2003) - 120204
  • Benromach 1982/1996 (63%, G&M Cask, casks #1335/1341) - 011107
Scotch Single Malt Circle
  • Benromach 1978/1993 (60.6%, Scotch Single Malt Circle, cask #2985) - 080707
Scott's Selection
  • Benromach 1978/2000 (56.0%, Scott’s Selection) - 271008
Signatory
  • Benromach 18 yo 1978/1996 (43%, Signatory, cask #244-246) - 240906
 
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