Bruichladdich Micro Provenance 3 x 20cl

Bruichladdich Micro Provenance 3 x 20cl
Rollover image to zoom. View large image
Bruichladdich Micro Provenance 3 x 20clBruichladdich Micro Provenance 3 x 20clBruichladdich Micro Provenance 3 x 20clBruichladdich Micro Provenance 3 x 20clBruichladdich Micro Provenance 3 x 20cl
Winning bid: £70.00
Lot number: 078-1872

Mothballed by previous owners Whyte & Mackay, Bruichladdich distillery was revived in the year 2000 by indy bottler Murray McDavid. For a long time the distillery was the black sheep of Islay, on account of producing unpeated whisky in order to meet its owner's blending requirements. Contrary to general expectations though, this also made it a hit with the locals who were presumably sick of the sight of peat.

Since its resurrection, and under the guiding hand of maestro Jim McEwan, Bruichladdich hasn't shied away from experimentation in cask management, quadruple distillation, love-it-or-hate-it presentation, and the introduction of the heavily peated Port Charlotte and (REALLY heavily peated) Octomore ranges. Oh, and they make a mean gin too.

Cask #4019

Age: 8 years old

Cask Type: 1st Fill Bourbon

63.4% ABV / 20cl

Cask #2431

Age: 6 years old

Cask Type: 1st Fill Bourbon

61.5% ABV / 20cl

Cask #1694

Age: 12 years old

Cask Type: 1st Fill Bourbon

62.2% ABV / 20cl

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 78th Auction (September 22 – October 1, 2017)
Loading