- Ben Nevis 18 Year Old 1996 Old Malt Cask
Ben Nevis 18 Year Old 1996 vintage Highland single malt Scotch whiskey. Single cask refill hogshead #10503 bottled May 2014 by Hunter Laing & Co. for the Old Malt Cask series. 305 bottles.
Nose: Sweet and full bodied, with honey, lemon curd and vanilla.
Palate: Smooth and creamy with honey, vanilla and citrus zest.
Finish. Long lingering and sweet, with a touch of oak.
Ben Nevis Distillery
Ben Nevis Single Malt Whiskey
Ben Nevis Distillery is a Highland malt whiskey distillery established by John McDonald in 1825 at Inverlochy just north of Fort William and rests at the foot of Ben Nevis, Scotland's highest mountain. A Coffey's Still was installed in in 1955 and both malt and grain whiskies were produced simultaneously until 1981. The core range comprises Ben Nevis 10 Year Old, McDonald's Traditional and single cask bottling are released from time to time. The distillery is owned by Nikka of Japan.