Ben Nevis 1986 10 Year Old

Ben Nevis 1986 10 Year Old
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Ben Nevis 1986 10 Year OldBen Nevis 1986 10 Year OldBen Nevis 1986 10 Year OldBen Nevis 1986 10 Year Old
Winning bid: £85.00
Lot number: 096-10467

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: 1986

Bottled: 1996

Age: 10 Years Old

46% ABV / 70cl

Please note some scuffing to outer tube and minor rusting to inner tube and tin lid.

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