Ben Nevis 1968 26 Year Old 75cl

Ben Nevis 1968 26 Year Old 75cl
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Ben Nevis 1968 26 Year Old 75clBen Nevis 1968 26 Year Old 75clBen Nevis 1968 26 Year Old 75clBen Nevis 1968 26 Year Old 75cl
Winning bid: £700.00
Lot number: 096-10367

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: 1968

Bottled: 1994

Age: 26 Years Old

55.9% ABV / 75cl

Bottle Number: 216 / 227

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