BenRiach 1997 18 Year Old UK Exclusive

BenRiach 1997 18 Year Old UK Exclusive
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BenRiach 1997 18 Year Old UK ExclusiveBenRiach 1997 18 Year Old UK ExclusiveBenRiach 1997 18 Year Old UK Exclusive
Winning bid: £120.00
Lot number: 096-01399

After being founded by John Duff & Co in 1897, the distillery was mothballed for 65 years with only its floor maltings being used for the Longmorn distillery next door. After experiencing great success under the ownership of Billy Walker and his partners, it won Distillery of the Year from Malt Advocate magazine in 2007 and has received rave reviews for its peated and un-peated expressions alike.

The distillery was purchased by Brown-Forman in 2016 - the same year they bought GlenDronach and Glenglassaugh - and in 2017 Rachel Barrie took over as master blender.

This single cask BenRiach was bottled exclusively for the UK.

Distilled: 18.06.1997

Bottled: 09.2015

Age: 18 Years Old

Cask Type: Bourbon Barrel

Cask Number: 85089

59.5% ABV / 70cl

Bottle Number: 84 / 167

Please examine all images of the lot, any packaging and labels carefully and satisfy yourself as to their condition before making a bid.

Featured in: The 96th Auction (March 29 – April 7, 2019)
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