Ben Nevis 1990 27 Year Old Le Gus't Selection XV

Ben Nevis 1990 27 Year Old Le Gus't Selection XV
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Ben Nevis 1990 27 Year Old Le Gus't Selection XVBen Nevis 1990 27 Year Old Le Gus't Selection XVBen Nevis 1990 27 Year Old Le Gus't Selection XV
Winning bid: £150.00
Lot number: 096-01910

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.

Bottled by Le Gus't, a French drinks wholesaler.

Distilled: 09.11.1990

Bottled: 10.06.2018

Age: 27 Years Old

Cask Type: Port Pipe

Cask Number: 5

58.9% ABV / 70cl

Bottle Number: 530 / 736

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