Overall rating
Single Malt
La Maison du Whisky (LMDW)
Bottling serie
Stated Age
20 years old
1st Fill Sherry Butt
Number of bottles
60.8 % Vol.
700 ml
Added on
22 Dec 2011 11:27 am
UncoloredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 440,00

22 × in wishlist

45 × member ratings

49 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Ben Nevis 1990 LMDW

6 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 87.60 points

  1. Hvdree scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

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

  2. hansverkerk scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      88 88
    • Taste
      89 89
    • Finish
      87 87

  3. aphex scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    The cough syrup texture and taste was surprising and I liked the sweet and dirty mouth. Not an easy dram for sure but definitely an interesting one.
    • Nose
      Dried fruits, prunes, orange, lime, coffee.
    • Taste
      Punchy and very syrupy. It sticks to the tip of the tongue. Spices, fruits, chocolate. Warming and slightly dirty.
    • Finish
      Long. Mouth coating. Slightly bitter.

  4. Prof.Schoof did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    This Whisky was sold for 255 € at Whiskyauction in Jan. 2016

  5. MrBoazack scored this whisky 92 points Member Senior

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

  6. Gronqvist scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    This Ben Nevis is a "Limited Edition" from La Maison du Whisky. It is distilled in 1990 and matured in Sherry Butt, Cask # No. 1506 for "over 20 years", until 2011, where it is bottled by "Cask Strength" of 60.8%. The motif on the label is a copy of the painting "# 003 Deliberate Shapes in Blue, Red, Black and White" from 2010 made â€
    • Nose
      Complex and fine with malted barley, lots of coffee, raisins, dried prunes, candied orange, honey, lime, ginger, apricots, gingerbread, pine, broom, hay and cilantro.
    • Taste
      Full-bodied, thick and soft with egenoter, chocolate, Christmas pudding, syrup, dark cocoa, cinnamon, clove, mint, raisins, ginger, dried tomatoes, cardamom and Sherry.
    • Finish
      Long and rustic with fresh walnuts, fresh grapes, mint, bitter chocolate, ginger, plums, mushrooms, rose water, flowers and green notes.


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