Ben Nevis 1995 18 Year Old Private Bottling

Ben Nevis 1995 18 Year Old Private Bottling
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Ben Nevis 1995 18 Year Old Private BottlingBen Nevis 1995 18 Year Old Private BottlingBen Nevis 1995 18 Year Old Private BottlingBen Nevis 1995 18 Year Old Private Bottling
Winning bid: £75.00
Lot number: 096-00004

Situated at the base of, and named after Britain's tallest mountain, Ben Nevis was founded by 'Long' John McDonald and stayed in the McDonald family until the 1940s. It was then that Joseph Hobbs took over the distillery and revamped production by installing a Coffey still allowing them to experiment in both grain and malt whiskies.

The distillery was bought by Nikka in 1989 and about three-quarters of the new make is shipped directly to Japan for use predominantly in Nikka Black.

Distilled: 16.11.1995

Bottled: 03.2014

Age: 18 Years Old

Cask Type: Sherry Cask

Cask Number: 922

55.3% ABV / 70cl

Bottle Number: 368 / 545

Please note minor mark on label

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