Balvenie Signature 12 Year Old Batch #2
Winning bid: £65.00
Lot number: 065-2190
William Grant founded Balvenie distillery in 1892 using the 18th century mansion known as Balvenie New House. It is built just below Glenfiddich sharing it's Robbie Dhu springs water source. The distillery still uses it's own floor maltings and locally sourced peat.
The Balvenie Signature Aged 12 Years is a classic marriage of The Balvenie matured in the three most traditional cask types, first fill bourbon, refill bourbon and sherry. Produced in small, numbered batches, each cask used is hand selected by Malt Master David Stewart to ensure he achieves Signature’s unique character of honey, spice and subtle oak and each batch is allowed time to harmonise in a traditional marrying tun. David Stewart crafted The Balvenie Signature to mark his 45th year in the whisky industry.
Age: 12 years old
Cask Number: Sherry, Bourbon and refill casks
Batch Number: 2
40% ABV / 70cl
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Featured in: The 65th Auction (August 26 – September 4, 2016)