Aberlour 12 Year Old 200 Years Of Aberlour Village

Aberlour 12 Year Old 200 Years Of Aberlour Village
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Winning bid: £100.00
Lot number: 081-4006

Pernod Ricard's share of the Scotch Whisky market is second only to Diageo's, a fact that is in no small part down to their acquisition of Aberlour distillery in 1974. Despite being unlucky enough to suffer two catastrophic fires (in 1879 and 1898), Aberlour has enjoyed stable production throughout most of life, and under the current regime its popularity has exploded. Especially in France where it has overtaken Glenfiddich as the biggest selling single malt.

This roaring success could be attributed to the delicate berry flavour spirit that runs from its swan necked stills, or enormous popularity of it's heavily sherried A'bunadh batch releases. Perhaps even the fact that the Distillery Manager used to serenade the slumbering casks with the soothing tones of the bagpipes. Okay, maybe not the last thing!

Produced to mark and celebrate 200 years of Aberlour Village from 1812 to 2012. A limited edition release of 1812 bottles - see what they did there?

Bottled: 2012

Age: 12 years old

Cask Type: Sherry cask

56.8% ABV / 70cl

Bottle Number: 200 / 1812

Please note minor marks on carton

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Featured in: The 81st Auction (December 29, 2017 – January 7, 2018)
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