Highland Region — Ben Nevis
Ben Nevis 10 years old 46%
Ben Nevis is a classic west coast Highland dram from Fort William, right below the Ben (mountain) itself. Very rich and deep to start with a medley of golden syrup, orangey marmalade and a thread of mocha-chocolate in the background. A wonderfully old-fashioned style of whisky that is not often seen these days.
Ben Nevis 'Signatory' 1991 / 27 years old 57.5%
Distilled in 1991 and matured for 27 years, this new single cask selection comes from Signatory Vintage. Distinctly old-fashioned throughout, as is typical for the distillery, with the aroma of old oak and leather, joining notes of dried fruit, brandy snaps, golden syrup and a hint of mocha-chocolate. Rich, full bodied and with a heavy mouthfeel...
Ben Nevis 'Single Malts of Scotland' 1997 / 22 years old 58.4%
Aged for 22 years in a single sherry butt from the Ben Nevis distillery this new bottling comes from the Single Malts of Scotland range from Elixir. Rich tasting notes describe the classic Ben Nevis style: fruity pipe tobacco, Christmas cake and date syrup, contrasted by Korean chicken wings and gingerbread biscuits. The palate is full and weigh...
Ben Nevis 'Signatory' 2010 / 9 years old 46%