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Ben Nevis 1996 21 Year Old

Ben Nevis 1996 21 Year Old
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Ben Nevis 1996 21 Year OldBen Nevis 1996 21 Year OldBen Nevis 1996 21 Year OldBen Nevis 1996 21 Year Old
Winning bid: £180.00
Lot number: 096-02871

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: March 1996

Age: 21 Years Old

55.5% ABV / 70cl

Bottle Number: 300 / 1049

Please note ABV on carton and bottle do not match.

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