Balvenie Tun 1401

Category Single Malt from Speyside, Scotland
District Speyside
Bottler Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie Batch #4
Bottled 03.2012
Casktype 3 Sherry Butts & 7 American Oak Barrels
Casknumber see note
Strength 50.4 % Vol.
Number of bottles 2500
Size 700 ml
Bottled for Travel Retail
Price 1199.93$ 1295.92£ 863.95
Uncolored Non-chillfiltered
Erik Elixer Note
about a year ago
Erik Elixer gave this whisky 89 points

N: thyme, nougat, bees wax, fresh saw wood and melon
T: Christmas cake, grass, butter and pastry
F: bitter, honey, nuts and iron
very different from batch #2 and #5
tasted with Aby and JJ for sharing!
RoyalScotsman Note
a couple of years ago
RoyalScotsman gave this whisky 92 points

Traditional Whisky Casks: 4287, 5240, 762, 15330, 5832, 13451, 8408
Sherry Butts: 11434, 13142, 15336

The Balvenie Man Note
a couple of years ago

My batch also 50.4% strangs

Anthony Note
a couple of years ago

Mine is 50.4 I think that the publicity that lists it as 48 must be wrong.

SilentStill Note
a couple of years ago
SilentStill gave this whisky 92 points

My batch no.4 has also 50.4%........

Sir Dino Note
a couple of years ago

Are there 2 bottlings of Batch 4?
My bottle is at 50.4%...

Always looking for an extra Balvenie!
QuarterCentury Note
a couple of years ago

The latest release from David Stewart, Scotch whisky`s most admired Malt Master, is The Balvenie Tun 1401 Batch 4, an outstandig single malt married from ten selected rare and precious casks from across the ages - and available exclusively in travel retail from March 2012. This time, David filled the tun with The Balvenie matured in three Sherry Butt`s (Vintage 1970, 1971 & 1973) and seven traditional American oak barrels (Vintage 1966, 1972, 1974, 1975, 1978, 1980 & 1990). Bottled at 48% ABV and limited to just 2,500 bottles worldwide.

I like my whisky old and my women young!
2 bottles found in the Marketplace

2on sale

Low as
€ 750.00

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