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1 Ben Nevis 1996 Sherry Butt #2117 21 Year Old / Cask in storage at Ben Nevis

Lot: 103695

1 Ben Nevis 1996 Sherry Butt #2117 21 Year Old / Cask in storage at Ben Nevis

Winning Bid: £45,460
(Reserve has been met) This lot currently has: 39 bids

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Ben Nevis
21 Year Old
Cask Type: 
Re-coopered ex Guthrie new fill Sherry Butt
Bottled Strength: 
Bottle Size: 
398.65 Bulk Litres / 230.76 RLA
Distillery Status: 
product Details

1 Ben Nevis 1996 Sherry Butt #2117 21 Year Old / Cask in storage at Ben Nevis​

If you are looking for a new investment avenue look no further!

We are delighted to offer 1 Sherry butt of Ben Nevis in our March Auction.

Distilled in 1996, this cask was bonded on 28th November 1996. RLA/Bulk 498 cask #2236 is a re-coopered ex Guthrie new fill, and was re-gauged in December 2017:

  • RLA 230.76 Litres
  • ​New Bulk 398.65 Litres
  • Strength 57.2%

All relevant paperwork will accompany this purchase. Ownership of the cask will be transferred once payment is processed post auction. Any costs relating to storage, removal from storage, bottling and duty/tax payments will become the responsibility of the new owner.

The cask is currently held in a Ben Nevis warehouse in the Highlands of Scotland. The current annual storage fee is £22.26.

Non UK based buyers must appoint a Duty Representative to act on their behalf for transfer of ownership. Customs & Excise refer to the owners as the representatives.

Important Notice

We would recommend viewing/close inspection prior to placing any bids. If this is not an option and you have questions beyond the offered description and images, please contact us for a more in-depth condition report. Otherwise lots will be sold as seen in the images.

Please note: Due to the various ages of bottles and their seals, condition of liquid is at the buyer's discretion and no claim can be lodged against failure/leakage in transit.