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Overall rating
87.33/100
votes
29
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Maltbarn (MBa)
Bottling serie
No. 65
Vintage
1997
Bottled
2016
Stated Age
19 years old
Casktype
Bourbon Barrel
Number of bottles
132
Strength
48.8 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
01 Mar 2017 11:27 pm by Ras Mazunga
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 130,00

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Whisky Reviews for Ben Nevis 1997 MBa

1 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 87.33 points

  1. Calmar scored this whisky 89 points Connoisseur

    Good mellow, rich and well-built aroma, and the taste / finish is also deep enough, on the other hand, the young brassier-moonshine notes, the barrel is not pronounced, but strongly enough, the base is harmoniously intertwined, dense and juicy.
    • Nose
      Clear, moist, the first nose - wine, maroon; young, berry-marry sweet, juicy nuances; grain, light moonshine, sun-heated tires - tires, gernite; notes of rubber, window putty, new leather goods, vegetable motifs, a little hydrogen sulphide;
    • Taste
      Dense, oily, woody-grassy, ​​grains, sweet honey-floral shades, mineral tones, weak firm non-Visnovsky sulfuric-insecticidal motifs, creamy confectionery notes, berry jam.
    • Finish
      Soft, spicy, sweet grains and moonshine tones, vegetables, honey, sulfur-insecticide tones, oak, nuts, light lacquer motifs, metallic acid.

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