Bruichladdich 1964 40 Year Old

Bruichladdich 1964 40 Year Old
Rollover image to zoom. View large image
Bruichladdich 1964 40 Year OldBruichladdich 1964 40 Year OldBruichladdich 1964 40 Year OldBruichladdich 1964 40 Year Old
Winning bid: £1750.00
Lot number: 073-3695

Bruichladdich was established in 1881 and has changed hands many times over the years. Owned by French spirit group Remy Martin Bruichladdich distills, matures and bottles its whisky on site as well as using barley from the surrounding farms. Since its renaissance in 2001 its range of whiskies are bottled without added colour or chill filtration and at 46% ABV and above. It is a pioneer of cask management, peating levels and presentation.

Jim McEwan worked as an apprentice cooper at the distillery when this whisky was laid down in the cellars. Increasingly rare.

Distilled 24.10.1964

Bottled: 23.11.2004

Cask type: Bourbon cask

43.1% ABV / 70cl

Bottle Number: 125 / 550

Please note some marking to tin.

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 73rd Auction (April 28 – May 7, 2017)