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1 full sherry hogshead of tullibardine 2005 - cask 267 - held in bond

Lot ID: 1118/103

One cask of tullibardine single malt scotch whisky. distilled 2005. originally filled on 14/06/2005 into a sherry hogshead with 250 bulk litres. this cask was regauged on 11/09/2018. the regauged litres were found to be approximately 215.0 bulk litres at a strength of 58.4%. this would currently yield approximately 307 x 70cl bottles of whisky currently at 13 years old distillery: tullibardine distilled: 2005 age: 13 years old cask no: 267 cask type: sherry hogshead original filled: litres of alcohol 165 @ 63.5% original bulk litres 250 @ 63.5% new re-gauged: 11/09/2018 - 126.1 litres of alcohol new re-gauged: 215.0 bulk litres current cask strength: 58.4% approximately 307 x 70cl bottles this cask is held at tullibardine 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). 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. we can assist you in getting a uk representative if required. whisky online auctions tasting notes: tullibardine cask #267 colour: deep amber / polished rosewood. nose: this one feels very much about the cask at first nosing. lots of sweetened black tea, jasmine, tea tree oils, creme de menthe, black pepper and cured meats. thick, fatty, earthy and with plenty hessian and coal dust. there's also toasted oak, ripe banana, milk chocolate, walnuts and mixed dark fruits soaked in cognac. quite excellent.  palate: big, thick, resinous and sweet sherry. lots of coco, walnuts, strawberry wine, gingerbread, lemon thyme, espresso, bovril and damp sack cloth. some wee touches of treacle, salty old oloroso and rancio as well. it's really the sherry that does the talking with this one but it's an excellent and characterful - and most importantly clean - style of sherry so it works very well.  finish: long, earthy, gingery, spicy and ultimately syrupy, sweet and slightly mentholated. comments: an excellent, clean and richly flavoured sherry cask which has served this tullibardine well. would continue to mature well for at least another decade.

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