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Ben Nevis 1995 DD

Overall rating
89.31/100
votes
57
Whiskybase ID
WB139592
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Daily Dram (DD)
Bottling serie
The Nectar of the Daily Drams
Vintage
1995
Bottled
2019
Stated Age
24 years old
Strength
50.8 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Market
be Belgium
Added on
29 Sep 2019 12:08 pm by Hvdree
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 219.97

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Whisky Reviews for Ben Nevis 1995 DD

20 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 89.31 points

  1. lachaineduwhisky did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    Pastry notes. Ben Nevis's "herbaceous caramel" shines brightly. Frangipane. Juicy and mellow on the palate. Final explosive.

    Enthusiasm 4/5

    Whisky n ° 2172

  2. wisekycourse scored this whisky 90 points Connoisseur

    old, dried glue, strong vanilla, wood and fruits in bulk.
    the mouth brings macerated fruits, a little cooked, a little sweet but with intense scents, very pleasant! a little backgrass and spices that further potentiate the sensation of fruit, a little confectioner with sweet caramel
    the final on the same scents lasts long enough, sensation superb.

  3. Hvdree scored this whisky 90 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      91 91
    • Taste
      90 90
    • Finish
      89 89

  4. Baanaanaabob scored this whisky 91 points Connoisseur

    Dark sherry but the distillate is still there, mineral, citrusy and a bit dirty, some sulphur (good one), great integration.

  5. alex..w..fan scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    20 22 22 21 85

  6. OJK scored this whisky 90 points Expert Senior

    On the nose figs and raisins mixed with musty smoke and old leather, some mushrooms covered in wet soil, some chalk along with aniseed, cinnamon and vanilla. Caramel and vanilla cream on the palate, with papaya and kiwi, with notes of leather and chalk coming in on the finish, along with herbal smoke and spiced cherry.

  7. honerkamp scored this whisky 89 points Member Senior

    • Nose
      90 90
      Musty leather and mushrooms, also some apricots. Very interesting nose!
    • Taste
      91 91
      More fruit on the palate - a mix of tropical fruit with guava sticking out the most.
    • Finish
      85 85
      Finish was surprisingly not as long as I expected, nice but not exceptional.

  8. dram-drinker scored this whisky 83 points Moderator

    To me it appears there is little sulphury note which is not really my preferred
    • Nose
      85 85
      Nuts and raisins, whiffs of leather, tobacco, spices, little acacia honey, mushrooms, farmy notes
    • Taste
      83 83
      Punchy, liquorice, subtle sweetness, more nutty, more raisins, little medicinal, more mushrooms and earthy notes, peppery, little leathery
    • Finish
      82 82
      Medium long, warm, spicy, more punchy

  9. Gous scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      90 90
    • Taste
      89 89
    • Finish
      88 88

  10. MH90 scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      89 89
    • Taste
      89 89
    • Finish
      90 90

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