Ben Nevis 1996 21 Year Old For La Maison Du Whisky

Ben Nevis 1996 21 Year Old For La Maison Du Whisky
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Ben Nevis 1996 21 Year Old For La Maison Du WhiskyBen Nevis 1996 21 Year Old For La Maison Du WhiskyBen Nevis 1996 21 Year Old For La Maison Du WhiskyBen Nevis 1996 21 Year Old For La Maison Du WhiskyBen Nevis 1996 21 Year Old For La Maison Du WhiskyBen Nevis 1996 21 Year Old For La Maison Du Whisky
Winning bid: £180.00
Lot number: 096-09756

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: February 1996

Bottled: September 2018

Age: 21 Years Old

55.5% ABV / 70cl

Bottle Number: 998 / 1049

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