Glenfarclas The Family Casks 1952-1994 comprising (43):

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Lot 103
Glenfarclas The Family Casks 1952-1994 comprising (43):

£ 140,000 - 180,000
US$ 170,000 - 220,000

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4 Mar 2020, 11:00 GMT

Edinburgh

Glenfarclas The Family Casks 1952-1994 comprising (43):
Glenfarclas-1952
Release III. Bottled 15/07/2008. Cask 1713, plain hogshead, 96 bottles. Single malt, 47.3% volume
Tasting note: gold coloured, nuttiness and marzipan on the nose, light bitter sweet even citrus, finish, lingering smokiness. The oldest Glenfarclas at date of bottling
Glenfarclas-1953
Bottled 27/02/2007. Cask 1678, sherry butt, 480 bottles. Single malt, 53.7% volume
Tasting note: rich caramel colour, a powerful sherry, floral honey, some peat smoke on the nose, light oaky, sherry flavours, finish a great old Glenfarclas
Glenfarclas-1954
Bottled 27/02/2007. Cask 444, sherry butt, 406 bottles. Single malt, 52.6% volume
Tasting note: full amber gold colour, big powerful, sweet, smoky and seductive on the nose, some prominent peaty flavours, the joyous taste will linger and linger
Glenfarclas-1955
Bottled 27/02/2007. Cask 2211, sherry butt, 545 bottles. Single malt, 46.1% volume
Tasting note: gloriously dark colour, big rich sherried nose, rich coffee, spicy fruit aromas, intense flavour of fruit, spicy finish with a finale of chocolate nuttiness
Glenfarclas-1956
Bottled 27/02/2007. Cask 1758, sherry butt, 435 bottles. Single malt, 47.3% volume
Tasting note: incredibly dark, delicate nose, strong sherry aromas emerge with scents from lychees to papaya, flavours of brandy and Armagnac, a powerful strong finish
Glenfarclas-1957
Release II. Bottled 10/10/2007. Cask 2115, sherry hogshead, 116 bottles. Single malt, 46.5% volume
Tasting note: rich dark mahogany colour, sweet on the nose, heavy with flavours of syrup, rich fruit cake and a hint of oak, sherry almost dominates the finish
Glenfarclas-1958
Bottled 27/02/2007. Cask 2245, sherry butt, 455 bottles. Single malt, 51.6% volume
Tasting note: very dark treacle colour, rich, appetising, malty and caramel nose, fresh, fruity and floral tastes, a long, light fresh and fruity finish
Glenfarclas-1959
Release III. Bottled 15/07/2008. Cask 3227, sherry hogshead, 86 bottles. Single malt, 50.9% volume
Tasting note: Colour, rich dark mahogany, big rich chocolatey nose, bitter coco beans, espresso, layers of marzipan, red liquorice and Christmas cake, a long lasting finish
Glenfarclas-1960
Release II. Bottled 10/10/2007. Cask 1773, sherry hogshead, 157 bottles. Single malt, 43.8% volume
Tasting note: colour, dark rich coffee, earthy and woody aromas with a light hint of peat, oaky and winey not overpowering with sherry, chocolate, coffee and sherry, finish is full of dark chocolate that lasts for hours
Glenfarclas-1961
Release III. Bottled 16/07/2008. Cask 1322, sherry hogshead, 150 bottles. Single malt, 52.2% volume
Tasting note: colour rich dark copper, fruity aroma, the nose offers light tannins and a hint of soft leather, some smokiness, delicate violet notes give way to a big sherry-sweet finish with a bitter chocolate end
Glenfarclas-1962
Release III. Bottled 16/07/2008. Cask 2647, sherry hogshead, 161 bottles. Single malt, 52% volume
Tasting note: colour, bold rich red, light and refreshing, fresh peaches and pears present on the nose, replaced by bold sherry on the taste and a light smokiness with some oakines, a long mouth-filling finish
Glenfarclas-1963
Bottled 27/02/2007. Cask 4098, sherry butt, 420 bottles. Single malt, 56.7% volume
Tasting note: colour rich and dark like cognac, heavy sherried, some vanilla and citrus present, finish long sherry flavours and fruitcake
Glenfarclas-1964
Bottled 27/02/2007. Cask 4717, sherry butt, 415 bottles. Single malt, 53.1% volume
Tasting note: colour, dark copper, elegant and refined on the nose, floral with candyfloss sweetness, allow to breathe for flavours of apples and pears topped with sherry, finish lots of dark chocolate
Glenfarclas-1965
Bottled 27/02/2007. Cask 3861, sherry butt, 417 bottles. Single malt, 60% volume
Tasting note: colour, rich, bright gold, toffee, pear drops on the nose, light and fresh with some deep sweetness
Glenfarclas-1966
Bottled 27/02/2007. Cask 4177, sherry butt, 514 bottles. Single malt, 51.5% volume
Tasting note: colour dark amber, fresh nose with a hint of caramel, full with a slight spiciness on the palate and a little tannin on the aftertaste
Glenfarclas-1967
Release II. Bottled 11/10/2007. Cask 5117, sherry hogshead, 138 bottles. Single malt, 58.7% volume
Tasting note: colour dark amber, spicy on the nose with oranges that have been covered in cloves, the taste similar to the nose leading to sweetness, a long buttery and fruity finish
Glenfarclas-1968
Bottled 30/11/2006. Cask 1316, sherry butt, 483 bottles. Single malt, 65.1% volume
Tasting note: colour dark amber bronze, intense aromas with rich tones of honey, vanilla, liquorice, cinnamon, raisins with a slightly smoky finish
Glenfarclas-1969
Release III. Bottled 17/07/2008. Cask 3188, sherry hogshead, 89 bottles. Single malt, 55.6% volume
Tasting note: colour dark red, heavily sherried, rich with fruit, ripe plums and nectarines, toffee, light tannin and a bitter sweetness to finish
Glenfarclas-1970
Bottled 28/02/2007. Cask 566, sherry butt, 497 bottles. Single malt, 53.6% volume
Tasting note: colour dark maple with a ruby tinge, apples and pears prominent over sherry on the nose, marinated fruit, peaches soaked in brandy, a little smoky at the back of the mouth, a lingering finish
Glenfarclas-1971
Bottled 28/02/2007. Cask 140, sherry butt, 459 bottles. Single malt, 57.1% volume
Tasting note: colour deep dark amber, nose glorious, a peach and apricot infusion, a long, elegant finish with a little peat smoke
Glenfarclas-1972
Bottled 30/11/2006. Cask 3564, sherry butt, 645 bottles. Single malt, 51.1% volume
Tasting note: colour light bronze honey, nose marked by chocolate flavours, smoke, cloves, spices, initial caramel makes way for toffee apples and pears, finish more spices, liquorice and bitter chocolate
Glenfarclas-1973
Bottled 28/02/2007. Cask 2578, sherry butt, 457 bottles. Single malt, 58.8% volume
Tasting note: colour from a sherry cask without the rich colour, fresh and lively, a little vanilla, some smoke then light citrus, deserves time to appreciate
Glenfarclas-1974
Bottled 28/02/2007. Cask 5786. Sherry butt, 555 bottles. Single malt, 60.8% volume
Tasting note: colour strong gold, powerful nose of vanilla and walnuts, light and fresh, a little water opens up to reveal pear drop flavours, a medium length finish
Glenfarclas-1975
Bottled 28/02/2007. Cask 5038, refill hogshead, 187 bottles. Single malt, 51.4% volume
Tasting note: colour rich amber, nose a mix of honey, sweet fruits and ripe melon, big and powerful, rich in sherry and bitter orange flavours, buttery finish
Glenfarclas-1976
Bottled 28/02/2007. Cask 3111, refill butt, 595 bottles. Single malt, 49.4% volume
Tasting note: colour, rich amber-bronze, creamy with a little malty sweetness and pear drops
Glenfarclas-1977
Bottled 30/11/2006. Cask 61, refill butt, 582 bottles. The seal is unbroken, the top of the foil capsule has sustained some minor damage from being removed from the wooden case. Single malt, 59% volume
Tasting note: light on the eye, buttery smooth with spicy undertones, a short intense finish
Glenfarclas-1978
Release III. Bottled 17/07/2008. Cask 626, plain hogshead, 126 bottles. Single malt, 57.6% volume
Tasting note: colour light pale gold, pleasant floral aromas, slightly creamy, fudge like with a buttery sweetness, floral finish
Glenfarclas-1979
Release IV. Bottled 13/08/2009. Cask 11015, plain hogshead, 254 bottles. Single malt, 45.2% volume
Tasting note: colour light, nose light esters, spice and fresh fruit salad, creamy, buttery, light caramel toffee, finish long and distinguished
Glenfarclas-1980
Bottled 28/02/2007. Cask 1942, refill sherry butt, 681 bottles. Single malt, 50.1% volume
Tasting note: Colour light golden, nose fruity with some strong citrus scents followed by a leathery aroma, very sweet, a delightful finish
Glenfarclas-1981
Bottled 28/02/2007. Cask 29, refill sherry hogshead, 234 bottles. Single malt, 52.4% volume
Tasting note: colour, light yellow-gold, smoky nose with woody tannins, great to drink with a rich, heavy fruit dessert, a super-powered aftertaste
Glenfarclas-1982
Bottled 30/11/2006. Cask 2213, refill sherry hogshead, 258 bottles. Single malt, 58.3% volume
Tasting note: colour light on the eye, rich spicy floral taste, slight sweet vanilla, elegant soft finish
Glenfarclas-1983
Bottled 28/02/2007. Cask 50, refill hogshead, 302 bottles. Single malt, 56% volume
Tasting note: colour pale gold, nose very strong, a very fresh whisky, hints of marzipan and coconut, short aftertaste, pear drops
Glenfarclas-1984
Bottled 28/02/2007. Cask 6028, plain hogshead, 267 bottles. Single malt, 51.3% volume
Tasting note: colour light gold, fresh light nose with notes of burnt wood, walnuts and vanilla, a very light whisky, lots of fruit, a slow finish
Glenfarclas-1985
Bottled 28/02/2007. Cask 2826, refill sherry hogshead, 329 bottles. Single malt, 46.3% volume
Tasting note: colour dark golden, intense aromas, a very elegant whisky with a good balance of nuttiness, fresh fruit and some liquorice, a long warm finish
Glenfarclas-1986
Bottled 01/03/2007. Cask 3434, refill sherry puncheon, 521 bottles. Single malt, 56.5% volume
Tasting note: colour rich amber, heavy rich nose, a spicy whisky, some pear drops, light sherry and a hint of tannin, a long elegant sherried finish
Glenfarclas-1987
Bottled 30/11/2006. Cask 1010, refill sherry hogshead, 262 bottles. Single malt, 55.1% volume
Tasting note: colour clean copper, a spicy fresh whisky with malty tones and earth notes, sherry cask flavours of dried fruit, vanilla and sweetness, smooth elegant finish
Glenfarclas-1988
Bottled 01/03/2007. Cask 7033, sherry butt, 572 bottles. Single malt, 56.3% volume
Tasting note: colour amber, nose has a perfume of fresh fruit with hints of vanilla, a mellow whisky, vanilla follows through on the taste and hints of kiwi fruit
Glenfarclas-1989
Bottled 30/11/2006. Cask 11721, sherry butt, 600 bottles. Single malt, 60% volume
Tasting note: colour autumn straw, smooth to the nose and mouth, lots of grape and sherry, full and rich, a long distinguished finish, sweet with light dark chocolate
Glenfarclas-1990
Bottled 01/03/2007. Cask 9246, sherry butt, 617 bottles. Single malt, 58.9% volume
Tasting note: colour hint of redness, nose thick and powerful bursting with sherry, malty flavour, rich in sherry, elegant and refreshing finish
Glenfarclas-1991
Bottled 01/03/2007. Cask 5623, sherry butt, 613 bottles. Single malt, 57.9% volume
Tasting note: colour smooth amber, rich and delicious with essence of pears and toffee, big and powerful finish with lots of fruit berries and some burnt chocolate
Glenfarclas-1992
Bottled 01/03/2007. Cask 264, sherry butt, 669 bottles. Single malt, 55.5% volume
Tasting note: colour light bronze, fruity, fragrant, a hint of elderflower, buttery and light, finish fresh, long and light
Glenfarclas-1993
Bottled 01/03/2007. Cask 11, refill sherry butt, 592 bottles. Single malt, 58.9% volume
Tasting note: colour amber gold, nose almonds and rich fruit cake, some light tannins, fresh and appetising, a big, long sweet finish
Glenfarclas-1994
Bottled 01/03/2007. Cask 2935, sherry butt, 628 bottles. Single malt, 59.6% volume
Tasting note: colour golden, perfumed, citrus flavours, some fresh herbs and spices, light sherry and vanilla, finish pure sherry, some earthy flavours.
Distilled and bottled by J & G Grant, Glenfarclas Distillery. The tasting notes by George S. Grant have been slightly abbreviated for cataloguing purposes. Each bottle in it's original wooden presentation case within the original carton accompanied by individual tasting note, this lot is also accompanied by a leather bound edition of tasting notes for the entire Glenfarclas Family Cask expressions
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