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Aberlour 16 Year Old Hand Filled Sherry Cask

Lot: 42076

Aberlour 16 Year Old Hand Filled Sherry Cask

Winning Bid: £110
(Reserve has been met) This lot currently has: 6 bids

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Lot:
Distillery: 
Aberlour
Age: 
16 Year Old
Vintage: 
N/A
Region: 
Speyside
Bottler: 
Official
Cask Type: 
Sherry
Bottled Strength: 
56.2%
Bottle Size: 
70cl
Distillery Status: 
Operational
product Details

Aberlour 16 Year Old Hand Filled Sherry Cask

A distillery exclusive, matured in sherry casks for 16 years before being hand bottled on 27th August 2016. Bottle number 196.

James Fleming, son of a local tenant farmer built Aberlour Distillery in 1879 after having worked at Dailuiane, Carron for ten years. Producing whisky from 1880 onwards until his death at the age of 65 in 1895. Fleming is buried opposite the distillery in the village cemetery. Robert Thorne & Sons bought the distillery and ran it until 1921. In 1921, Robert Thorne & Sons Ltd. sold the distillery to W. H. Holt & Sons, a brewery near Manchester. In 1945 S. Campbell & Sons Ltd. bought the distillery. In 1975 Pernod Ricard acquired Campbell Distilleries, and they joined with Chivas Brothers in 2001 forming a portfolio of 14 single malt distilleries and 1 grain distillery in Scotland, and 2 gin distilleries in England. In 2002, a new, modernized visitor centre was opened.

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