Ben Nevis 1998 CA

Overall rating
87.23/100
votes
24
Whiskybase ID
WB100532
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Cadenhead (CA)
Bottling serie
Wood Range - Rum Cask
Vintage
09.1998
Bottled
Autumn 2017
Stated Age
18 years old
Casktype
Belize Rum Cask since September 2015
Number of bottles
210
Strength
50.2 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
05 sep 2017 6:57 pm by Nebulous
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 165.78

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24 × member ratings

47 × in collection

Whisky reviews for Ben Nevis 1998 CA

6 users have left 6 reviews for this whisky. Average rating is 87.23 points.

  1. Petitcham scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

    the character of the typical ben nevis

    Rum cask tendencies are not as much as i think, grass, light body, Alcohol is bright, but there is less resistance

  2. Rien scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      86 86
    • Taste
      88 88
    • Finish
      87 87

  3. stefsel111 scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      87 87
    • Taste
      88 88
    • Finish
      87 87

  4. theograph scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    A lovely green, herbal and buttery Ben Nevis from a Belize Rum cask. Nice treat, as expected!

    See my full review here:
    https://malternatives.wordpress.com/2019/04/04/ben-nevis-18yo-rum-cask-502-ca/

  5. ARDBERG scored this whisky 89 points Connoisseur

    The more air the better.

    Tasted a few times at a whisky club.
    • Nose
      89 89
    • Taste
      88 88
    • Finish
      89 89

  6. Tauti did not rate this whisky Connoisseur

    Nose

    Sweet and grassy, banana mousse, green olives and lemon sorbet.

    Palate

    Oily and grassy, lemony notes, vanilla, butter shortbread, fennel and rosemary.

    Finish

    Herbal and creamy with growing green apples, red grapes and pear skins.Tasting notes Cadenhead's

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