What's in a name? BenRiach 16 Year Old 1988 whisky is called whisky because it's produced in Scotland. Were it from America it would be spelled BenRiach 16 Year Old 1988 whiskey, rather than whisky.
Nose: Gentle, aromatic. Sherry, grapey acidity.
Palate: Oily, honey, floral. Fresh barley. Becomes drier.
Finish: A tad winy with some spice and ash.