Covid-19 update

Bruichladdich Futures Trestarig

Bruichladdich Futures Trestarig
Rollover image to zoom. View large image
Bruichladdich Futures TrestarigBruichladdich Futures TrestarigBruichladdich Futures TrestarigBruichladdich Futures Trestarig
Winning bid: £80.00
Lot number: 081-0278

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.

This bottling is from Bruichladdich's Futures series.

Distilled: 15.08.2005

Bottled: April 2011

Cask Type: Bourbon

46% ABV / 70cl

Bottle Number: 1312

Please note wear and slight tear to label

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 81st Auction (December 29, 2017 – January 7, 2018)