Ben Riach 12 year old

Av Gareth Harper
Nose – lemon grass and honey.
Taste – Dry and thin with a medium finish. Citrus fruits, nutmeg, marzipan rubbed, perhaps, on fresh oak.

A wee drop of water does wonders, bringing out vanilla flavours which balance nicely with the dry fruit and oak.

Tastes younger than it’s 12 years I thought, but a good un