Arran Machrie Moor Cask Strength 2016 3rd Edition

Arran Machrie Moor Cask Strength 2016 3rd Edition
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Arran Machrie Moor Cask Strength 2016 3rd EditionArran Machrie Moor Cask Strength 2016 3rd Edition
Winning bid: £55.00
Lot number: 079-1432

Situated in the Firth of Clyde, the island of Arran was once a hotbed of illicit distillation and smuggling. Eventually though the dreaded Excise men got the best of Arran's renegade stillmen, and the island was without a working distillery from 1837. That all changed in 1995 when the Arran distillery at Lochranza started production.

Although it is a relative youngster, Arran's investment in quality casks has paid dividends, and its popularity continues to soar like the Golden Eagles that nest nearby. This quick success, combined with high visitor numbers at the Lochranza distillery, have enabled the company to construct another distillery at Lagg, on the south of the island, that will focus on creating peated whisky.

This is the third cask strength release of Machrie Moor, which is the distillery's peated expression.

Bottled: 2016

58.5% ABV / 70cl

Bottle Number: One of only 9000 bottles released

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Featured in: The 79th Auction (October 27 – November 5, 2017)
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