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1 full hogshead of isle of jura 1992 - cask 5486 - held in bond

Lot ID: 1217/1255

one cask of isle of jura single malt scotch whisky. distilled 1992. originally filled into a hogshead. this cask was regauged on 22/08/2017. the regauged litres were found to be approximately 121.02 bulk litres at a strength of 47.1%. this would currently yield approximately 172 x 70cl bottles of whisky currently at 25 years old distillery: isle of jura distilled: 1992 age: 25 years old cask no: 5486 cask type: hogshead original filled on 21/10/1992 with: 235 bulk litres re-gauged: 22/08/2017 - 121.02 bulk litres cask strength: 47.1% abv approximately 172 x 70cl bottles this cask is held in bonded warehouse no 6; isle of jura 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. whisky online auctions tasting notes cask 5486: colour: light gold nose: yellow flowers, beer yeast, some coal smoke, wet grains, camphor and a touch of waxiness. some coastal character as well with these slightly mineral and sea breezy aspects. a delicate, but well poised and elegant nose. perhaps some motor oil and graphite after a while as well. palate: green peppercorns, dried herbs, some fresh butter and parsley, an array of crushed spices including star anise, some cut grass and lemon rind as well. quite lively and fresh on the palate. goes on with more floral notes, citrus and chamomile. finish: medium length. with a slight acidic tang, some fruits, yeasty sourdough notes, white flowers, minerals and a little sootiness. comments: a solid and expressive example of jura. ideal for bottling within the next year given the strength.

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