GREEN SPOT CHÂTEAU LÉOVILLE BARTON BORDEAUX CASK FINISH

GREEN SPOT CHÂTEAU LÉOVILLE BARTON BORDEAUX CASK FINISH
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GREEN SPOT CHÂTEAU LÉOVILLE BARTON BORDEAUX CASK FINISHGREEN SPOT CHÂTEAU LÉOVILLE BARTON BORDEAUX CASK FINISH
Winning bid: £60.00
Lot number: 066-0757

This is the first single pot still Irish Whiskey to be finished in Bordeaux wine casks. And not just any old Bordeaux casks, let us tell you! There is a very special shared bond between Ireland and France here. The winery where the casks come from is Château Léoville Barton, a relation of the Irish wine geese winemarker, Thomas Barton. Thomas' relations still run the Chateau to this day, making this is a wonderful celebration of the international shared heritage between the countries.

The Whiskey is matured in Oloroso sherry, Bourbon barrels and fresh American oak casks. The whiskey is then transferred into the Bordeaux wine casks for further ageing.

46% ABV / 70cl

Please examine all images of the lot, any packaging and labels carefully and satisfy yourself as to their condition before making a bid.

Featured in: The 66th Auction (September 23 – October 2, 2016)
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