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Ben Nevis 26 yo (1973/1999), Cask 756, 53.9%

Review #246 (2016) This single cask whisky is from the series Fort William Limited and only 258 bottles were made. Normally color doesn’t mean shit when I am tasting whisky,…

Ben Nevis 22 yo (1995/2017), The Single Cask, 44.7%

Review #701 (2018) This is a single cask from The Single Cask. It is matured in cask number BN95A and only 60 bottles were made. Oak, marzipan and that classic…

Ben Nevis 16 yo (1996/2012), Riverstown, 54.8%

Review #245 (2016) This single cask whisky comes from cask no. 2012-122 and only 392 bottles were made. The flavors are compact in the smell! Vanilla, marzipan but mostly rubber…

Ben Nevis 10 yo, 46%

Review #343 (2016) I don’t think this needs a long introduction! The smell is full of sweet caramel with hints of peat. Some red berries comes forward as well and…

Ben Nevis 19 yo (1997/2016), Maltbarn, 48.8%

Review #438 (2017) This has matured in a Bourbon cask (cask #65) and only 132 bottles were made. Marzipan. Lots of marzipan in the smell. Then some hay mixed with…

Ben Nevis 2013 (bottled 2020), Wilson & Morgan – Barrel Selection, 46%

Review #835 (2020) By Wilson & Morgan comes this Barrel Selection with the label “Matured in Sherry Wood”. It’s a single cask, from an Oloroso Sherry Butt, with the cask…

Ben Nevis Coire Leis, 46%

Review #888 (2022) This is released in 2021, and is named after one of the water sources the distillery uses, located on the mountain Ben Nevis. White fruits and citrus…