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1 full refill hogshead of macallan 1995 - cask 7739 - held in bond

Lot ID: 1017/799

one cask of macallan glenlivet single malt scotch whisky, originally purchased direct from macallan by the current owners. distilled 1995. originally filled into a refill hogshead. this cask was regauged on 07/08/2017. the regauged litres were found to be approximately 165.33 bulk litres at a strength of 60.0%. this would currently yield approximately 236 x 70cl bottles of whisky currently at 22 years old   distillery: macallan distilled: 1995 age: 22 years old cask no: 7739 cask type: refill hogshead original filled on 06/07/1995 with: 159.20 litres of alcohol re-gauged: 07/08/2017 - 165.33 bulk litres cask strength: 60.00% abv this cask is held in bonded warehouse no 2; scotland. annual storage must be arranged direct with the warehouse after the sale. contact details will be given by the current cask owner. ownership of this cask is auctioned here in bond. the buyer will have ownership transferred to them once payment is processed post sale. any costs relating to removal from bond / bottling will be the responsibility of the new cask owner. once payment for this lot is received from the buyer, the money will be held by whisky online ltd and only transferred to the seller once the buyer is in full legal receipt of the cask to ensure buyer's transaction is fully protected, (payment is strictly by money transfer). please note: the original certificate of ownership was lost in a fire, a new transfer of ownership has been drafted up by the current owners. any further queries please do not hesitate to ask. non uk based owners/buyers must appoint a duty representative to act on his/her behalf for transfer of ownership. customs & excise refer to the owners as the representative’s.. please be aware of this regulation before bidding. whisky online auctions tasting notes:   colour: gold.    nose: a rather elegant, plush and fatty nose at first. notes of wax, wood resin, camphor and furniture oil give way to greener and lusher fruit notes and floral scents such as geranium, rosehip and turkish delight. there are some notes of dried rosemary, motor oil, pistachio nuts and a background note of mint.   mouth: a big oily delivery full of spice, seville orange marmalade, fruit compotes, some traces of tar resin, pine cones and orange cocktail bitters. notes of turmeric, greengages, lamp oil, hessian, clove rock and madeira cake. quite rich, oily and intense.    finish: lengthy and with more of these polished wood, oil and dark, preserved fruit qualities. quite spicy towards the end and with a lingering leathery note.    comments: this is a big and relatively uncompromising example of macallan, already showing good maturity at around 22 years of age. however, i feel it has great potential and could go to 30 years or more quite easily. a good one to sit on if you have the patience.  

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