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Overall rating
85.79/100
votes
26
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
The Daily Dram (TDD)
Bottling serie
Poisonous Frog Series
Vintage
1997
Bottled
2018
Stated Age
21 years old
Casktype
Refill Sherry Cask
Strength
52.3 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
13 Dec 2018 12:03 pm by Dominique69
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 149,71

2 × in wishlist

26 × member ratings

18 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Ben Nevis 1997 TDD

9 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 85.79 points

  1. Whiskywobbler scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

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

  2. Willum scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

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

  3. Pulteney83 scored this whisky 88 points Member Senior

    • Nose
      88 88
      grapes, grappa, sourness, wow, malt, cookie, vanilla, wax, cream, floral, complex.
    • Taste
      87 87
      grapes, vanilla, abv, creamy, grappa, little meat, melon, raisins.
    • Finish
      88 88
      spice, cinnamon, underlying are: vanilla, malt, raisins, white grapes, druivensuiker (dutch candy), fruity

  4. Sandman scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    Sample 16 of the ProefOlympics 2019 blind tasting competition.
    • Nose
      In het begin een chemisch lijmlucht, deze verdween naar een tijdje in het glas zit.
      Verder citroen, peer, groene appel, witte druiven, honing, meloen, mango en vleugje rook.
    • Taste
      Bloemenhoning, limoen, lijm, gerst, geroosterd brood, witte druiven, mango, groene appel, vleugje verbrand suiker, hint van rook en noten.
    • Finish
      Middellang, gerst, limoen, lijm, honing, kaneel, noten, boomgaard fruit en mix van tropisch fruit.

  5. KayMeertens scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      Fudgy, dirty and fruity. Salted caramel, peach, apple, cocoa and walnut. Later pastry. Typical Ben Nevis nose.
    • Taste
      Caramel, peach, apple. Later a little blood orange.
    • Finish
      Cocoa, apple and caramel.

  6. Mekkamenno scored this whisky 86 points Member Senior

    • Nose
      85 85
    • Taste
      86 86
    • Finish
      87 87

  7. Bill scored this whisky 77 points Member Junior

    What is that note on the nose? Cereal? Yeast? Magic marker! Follows to the palate. There is some nice light fruitiness and well integrated alcohol, but the solvent is all I can get on the finish. Too bad. I really like most Ben Nevis. This one is a definite pass for me.

  8. hans1971 scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      88 88
    • Taste
      89 89
    • Finish
      88 88

  9. EJS scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

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

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