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Balvenie Tun 1858 Batch #2

Lot: 10681

Balvenie Tun 1858 Batch #2

Winning Bid: £440
(Reserve has been met) This lot currently has: 6 bids

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Lot:
Distillery: 
Balvenie
Age: 
N/A
Vintage: 
See Lot Description
Region: 
Speyside
Bottler: 
Official
Cask Type: 
See Lot Description
Bottled Strength: 
48.8%
Bottle Size: 
70cl
Distillery Status: 
Operational
product Details

Balvenie Tun 1858 Batch #2

A marriage of 9 American Oak casks and 3 European Oak Sherry casks created the second limited edition Balvenie Tun 1858, for the Taiwanese market. A limited release of only 2,600 bottles this has rarely been seen at auction.

As with the Balvenie Tun 1401, these whiskies are hand-selected by Malt Master David Stewart. Nine traditional whisky casks and two sherry butts are combined and rested for several months in Tun 1858.  The vintages range from 1966 and 1975.

The expression consists of the casks shown below.

Six traditional whisky casks   
#15915
#5247
#15340
#7050
#15344
#15337
#5824
#1500
#446

Three sherry butts
#11439
#13439
#763

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