Thursday, 17 December 2009

Ben Nevis Single Malt Whisky 11 year old 46% Provenance

Highland region. Ben Nevis Scotch Whisky Distillery.

Founded in 1825 by Long John McDonald

Location Highlands western region

Water source Allt a Mhullin

Distilled in Winter 1996 and bottled Spring 2008 by Douglas Laing & Co.

A bottling from one Sherry finished Butt DMG REF : 4236
Tasting notes :-

Massively spiced and gingery on the nose - softning as it warms to a more caramelised, sweet nature.

With spicy tang on the palate, detect also syrupy, gristy and fruity influences - maybe even some mocha, all running to a barley, spiced, coffee style and lightly mentholated finish. (F).

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