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08 October 2019

Ardbeg 1965 39 Year Old Cask 3678 & 3679 70cl & 5cl / 42.1%
Ardbeg 1965 39 Year Old Cask 3678 & 3679 70cl & 5cl / 42.1%
Ardbeg 1965 39 Year Old Cask 3678 & 3679 70cl & 5cl / 42.1%
Ardbeg 1965 39 Year Old Cask 3678 & 3679 70cl & 5cl / 42.1%
Ardbeg 1965 39 Year Old Cask 3678 & 3679 70cl & 5cl / 42.1%
Ardbeg 1965 39 Year Old Cask 3678 & 3679 70cl & 5cl / 42.1%
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Lot 65555

Ardbeg 1965 39 Year Old Cask 3678 & 3679 70cl & 5cl / 42.1%

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Lot Information

39

Distillery Bottling

2005

3678 & 3679

Single Malt Scotch Whisky

Scotland

261

Islay

42.1%

1965

Description

A bottle of Ardbeg 39 Year Old Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky. This was distilled in 1965 and bottled from two casks in 2005. This comes in a hand blown bottle with a numbered wax seal, and includes a miniature bottle of the same whisky.

This is bottle number 248 of 261; it was bottled from cask numbers 3678 and 3679.

Ardbeg distillery began producing whisky commercially in 1815 and quickly became a valued fixture in the Islay community, with housing, a school and even a bowling green on the site. The distillery went through tough times in the early 20th century and was acquired by DCL and Hiram Walker in 1959. An increased demand for peated whisky in the 1960s and '70s saw Ardbeg source malt from nearby Port Ellen, and the late 1970s marked the end of an era of self-sufficiency for the distillery. Mothballed in the 1980s and purchased by Glenmorangie in 1997, today it is part of LVMH. Despite its turbulent history, the distillery maintains a cult following, with over 120000 members of the Ardbeg Committee worldwide.

Condition

Please see images for fill level and label condition. Note wear to the outer box.

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.

Fill Level

Not applicable

Approx. shipping weight

3kg
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