Benromach Contrasts: Cara Gold Malt Single Malt Whisky
70cl, 46% abv
Benromach Cara Gold Malt is a limited release made using a combination of Cara Gold malted barley and Benromach’s standard lightly peated malt. Benromach Cara Gold is an 11 year old single malt, distilled in 2010, the whisky was aged full term in first fill bourbon casks and it offers perfumed and tropical fruit notes, leading to pepper and toasted malt with a hint of butterscotch, and a vibrant, sweet smoke finish. This is a limited edition of 1,500 bottles for the UK.
Nose: Perfumed and sweet with passionfruit, lychee and lime complemented by a hint of malted biscuit.
Palate: Smooth and sweet flavours of pineapple, apricot and subtle pepper lead to toasted malt and a hint of butterscotch.
Finish: Vibrant and fruity with sweet smoke.