Jura Elements Set - Fire, Earth, Water & Air

Jura Elements Set - Fire, Earth, Water & Air
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Lot number: 096-10578

Located off the West Coast of Scotland is the Isle of Jura. Where the red deer population outnumbers the human population by 5000 to 200. The island lies only 60 miles from Glasgow, (as the crow flies), yet can take rather a long time to reach.

It consists of one road, one pub, one distillery and one shop and is often described as remote. In fact, while writing the classic "1984", George Orwell described the island as "The most un-getable place".

Originally built in 1810 the distillery fell into disrepair and wasn't revived until the 1960's by two local estate owners. It is now under the ownership of Phillipines based "Emperador INC".

A suitcase full of Jura with a letter from the Master Distiller.

Water

Made using water from a'Bhaile Mhargaidh, which is reputed to have life-prolonging properties.

Distilled: 12.10.1989

Bottled: 2008

49.6% ABV / 70cl

Bottle Number: 424 / 624

Earth

This is the Earth bottling from Jura's Elements range. This single cask bottling was released in 2008 and sold out quickly. It's one of the few peated Jura bottlings and is said to be the best of the range.

Distilled: 20.01.1999

Bottled: 2008

Cask Type: Sherry

46% ABV / 70cl

Bottle Number: One of only 840 bottles released

Fire

Distilled: 10.02.1988

Bottled: 2008

Cask Type: Fired, Ex-bourbon

46% ABV / 70cl

Bottle Number: One of only 684 bottles released

AIR

Distilled: 12.05.1993

Bottled: 2008

Cask Type: Manzanilla

46% ABV / 70cl

Bottle Number: 58 / 768

Please note adhesive stuck to box & wear to inner box.

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Featured in: The 96th Auction (March 29 – April 7, 2019)
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