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Blandy's Sercial 1940 Madeira Bottled 1986 75cl / 20.5%
A bottle of Sercial 1940 Madeira. Produced and bottled by Blandy's Madeiras, LDA., Funchal in 1986, produce of the Island of Madeira, Portugal. Matured in an American oak cask for 46 years accompanied with a certified certificate from Madeira Wine Company S.A stating this was signed and sold on 9 October 1993.
Sercial is the driest and crispest of the four classic grape varieties of Madeira, and is grown in diminishing quantities at the southern end of the island.
Please see images for fill level and label condition. Note general wear.
The Whisky.Auction team has inspected this lot and found it to be suitable for sale. However, please note the absence of a condition statement does not imply that this lot is in perfect condition or free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of ageing. Older bottles often contain small amounts of sediment. We cannot guarantee that the contents of this bottle will be free from the effects of age, cork taint, oxidation or other faults.
This bottle does not appear to be leaking. While we take every care to pack bottles securely we cannot guarantee that old corks and closures will not leak in transit.