Ben Nevis 10-year-old

Overall rating
87.24/100
votes
33
Whiskybase ID
WB141824
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottled
2019
Stated Age
10 years old
Casktype
Ex-Bourbon & Ex-Sherry
Strength
46.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottle code
P/000010
Added on
01 nov 2019 3:52 pm by mer1973
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 53.99

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Whisky reviews for Ben Nevis 10-year-old

3 users have left 3 reviews for this whisky. Average rating is 87.24 points.

  1. BeatF scored this whisky 87 points Photo Moderator

    Really good for a 10 year old; now and then a little rarely available, so please hamster immediately if available somewhere despite Corona. Has its own special character.
    • Nose
      Walnuts, oranges, crystallized honey, elegant oak
    • Taste
      Added to this are caramel (three seconds before burning or even three seconds after the burning point?), White grape juice and the first step to tequila, namely lime peel with a little salt> really great delivery, the saliva just runs together ...
    • Finish
      dark fruits, dark caramel, very nutty;
      the sweetness, paired with the slight bitterness, the salt and the burnt on, I personally find sensational!

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  3. Astrid scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

    A really thick board from Ben Nevis, there are definitely older barrels involved.
    • Nose
      88 88
      wonderfully creamy with the finest toffee and soft blossom and heather honey, hazelnut syrup and banana, oily with citrus aromas of orange and kumquat, intense vanilla with hints of fruity sherry and raisins, some oak in the background, cinnamon, dark chocolate, apple and pear with a metallic touch, Blueberry, pineapple
    • Taste
      88 88
      Oily and creamy, the sherry is also beautifully subtle and fruity, soft caramel, old oak wood with cinnamon and vanilla, banana, orange and dark chocolate, walnuts and leather, honey, malt, apple, salt implications, hints of pepper and rosemary, resinous Pine needles, cardamom, copper
    • Finish
      89 89
      lightly burnt caramel and pine needles, oily structure, banana and cocoa powder, spicy oak wood with cinnamon and vanilla, soft sherry carpet, pepper accents, lots of walnuts and blanched almonds, again slightly metallic, pear and orange, a touch of chocolate and salt, leather, plum, velvety Seasoning lingers for a long time together with honey and clover

  4. The_Malt_Hunter scored this whisky 91 points Member Senior

    For me, it's the best of core range 10-12 years old whisky.
    • Nose
      90 90
    • Taste
      91 91
    • Finish
      91 91

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