Hazelburn 2007 10 Year Old Single Cask

Hazelburn 2007 10 Year Old Single Cask
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Hazelburn 2007 10 Year Old Single CaskHazelburn 2007 10 Year Old Single CaskHazelburn 2007 10 Year Old Single CaskHazelburn 2007 10 Year Old Single Cask
Winning bid: £95.00
Lot number: 089-5850

For a period, Campbeltown was the undisputed Whisky Capital of the World, boasting over 30 distilleries operating simultaneously at its peak. Locally available peat, barley and coal, coupled with a quick steamship service to Glasgow meant this thriving industry lasted into the early 20th Century. Alas; ultimately (and perhaps inevitably) it proved unsustainable, and by 1935 the bubble had well and truly burst, with only Springbank and Glen Scotia distilleries remaining.

With the first distillation taking place in 1997, Springbank's triple distilled, un-peated Hazelburn expression was launched in 2005. Named after the original Hazelburn distillery, which was once the largest producing distillery in Campbeltown, and where the Grandfather of Japanese whisky, Masataka Taketsuru learned his trade; this light and fruity dram has proved a hit since its introduction.

Distilled: December 2007

Bottled: May 2018

Age: 10 Years Old

Cask Type: Re-charred Bourbon Hogshead

53.9% ABV / 70cl

Bottle Number: One of only 270 bottles released

Please note minor wear to carton and rear 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 89th Auction (August 24 – September 2, 2018)
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