Glendronach 2003 12 Year Old Single Cask #4102 Green Welly Stop 50th Anniversary

Glendronach 2003 12 Year Old Single Cask #4102 Green Welly Stop 50th Anniversary
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Winning bid: £75.00
Lot number: 084-5731

In 1826 the exuberant and extroverted James Allardice, along with a consortium of local farmers, founded the distillery and began producing his "Guid GlenDronach" single malt. Unfortunately Allardice's marketing strategy of offering free drams to Edinburgh's "ladies of night", coupled with a fire at the distillery in 1837, led to him declaring bankruptcy.

Thankfully however, the story doesn't end there...

The distillery was rebuilt by Walter Scott in 1852, and although it has changed hands several times over the years (and was even mothballed between 1996 and 2000), it continues today; a firm favourite of Sherry Heads everywhere.

Distilled: 11.03.2003

Bottled: November 2015

Age: 12 Year Old

Cask Type: Pedro Ximenez Sherry Puncheon

Cask Number: 4102

55.2% ABV / 70cl

Bottle Number: 16 / 697

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Featured in: The 84th Auction (March 23 – April 1, 2018)
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