Ben Nevis 24 Years Old The Single Malts Of Scotland 1997 is another great release from the London-based independent bottler Elixir Distillers. This single cask Ben Nevis was distilled on 12 February 1997 and matured for 24 years in sherry butt #105. It was bottled on 1 April 2021 at 57.7%. The whisky is sherried and fruity with hints of cinnamon, banana, toffee and black pepper. Only 561 bottles have been released.