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Redbreast 2001 16 Year Old Single Cask Master of Malt Exclusive 60.2% 70cl

Lot: 004776 Reserve Price: Reserve met
Distillery: Midleton
Age: 16 y/o
Vintage: 2001
Region: Ireland
Bottler: Official
Cask Type: First Fill Oloroso Sherry Butt
Bottle Strength: 60.2%
Bottle Size: 70cl
Distillery Status: Operational
Winning Bid: £315.00


The leading brand of Irish Single Pot Still Whiskey, Redbreast was originally created by W.A.Gilbey's with the spirit supplied by Jameson's from their Bow Street Distillery. Redbreast is now owned by Irish Distillers and created at their Midleton Distillery in Cork. It is widely regarded as the leading example of Irish Single Pot Still Whiskey, which uses a mixed mash bill of malted barley, unmalted barley and other cereals before being triple-distilled.

Official bottling of Redbreast, bottled exclusively for Master of Malt.

Distilled March 2001.

16 Year Old Single Pot Still Irish Whiskey.

Matured in a First Fill Oloroso Sherry Butt (#18829). Single Cask. Matured in Warehouse M15A Bay 003.

Bottle no. 273 of 582.

Bottled at cask-strength 60.2% ABV, 70cl. Non chill-filtered.