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    Balvenie
    1972
    DCS Chapter 2

    £15,000.00 Ex VAT £12,500.00

    Bottle size: 70cl

    Availability: Out of stock

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    DESCRIPTION
    Part of the Balvenie DCS Compendium Chapter 2, this single cask Speyside Single Malt whisky was distilled in 1972 and filled to a European oak Oloroso sherry butt on 31st October 1972. Aged for 43 years, only 43 individual bottles are available worldwide and each one is presented in a European oak wood and brass frame, handcrafted by Sam Chinnery.

    Malt Master David Stewart said ‘The 1972 refill sherry butt may have lost some of the flavours we expect from sherry casks...but it really shows a unique character of The Balvenie. Very few examples like this remain in our warehouses and I love it!’
    KNOWLEDGE BAR
    The complete Balvenie DCS Compendium, when complete, is five chapters long and comprises twenty-five single cask expressions and a book. The book itself, a collaboration between David Stewart and Dr Samuel Simmons, has chapters covering distillery style, the influence of oak, secrets of the stock model, expecting the unexpected and the Malt Master’s indulgence, with each set of whiskies exploring these themes.
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