Pistonheads whisky cask

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Lefty

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15,149 posts

137 months

Thursday 20th September 2012
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hornetrider said:
Cool - can you pm me some payment details fella smile
Done smile

Lefty

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15,149 posts

137 months

Thursday 20th September 2012
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5678 said:
Lefty should have my money now too smile

Any idea how many bottles we're expecting if there are 10 of us in? I may be open to sharing my slot on the unpeated bourbon.
Depends a lot on evaporation and how long we leave them.

Probably 50-60 bottles so 5 or 6 each, a manageable number!

But with 7 casks on the go...that's a lot of whisky!

Lefty

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15,149 posts

137 months

Thursday 20th September 2012
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TFatC said:
Edited to ask if Lefty can send me payment details again!
Done! smile

hornetrider

63,161 posts

140 months

Thursday 20th September 2012
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Lefty said:
hornetrider said:
Cool - can you pm me some payment details fella smile
Done smile
Replied smile

Robscim

681 posts

191 months

Thursday 20th September 2012
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TFatC said:
Lefty||y||y||
hornetrider y n
david a y n
classic/krall y n
S6PNJ Y n
Coneyhurst Blue y n
F-Stop Junkie y n
TFatC y n


Might as well hehe but I too have no idea what I am down for! Be a nice surprise when they start arriving which must be soon now yes

Must add huge thanks to those who offered "ins" on the ones I missed out on and especially to hidetheelephants who has offered me half of each of his! Thanks mate, much appreciated.

Edited to ask if Lefty can send me payment details again!
Going to be a hell of a housewarming!!! beerdrink |woohoo

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F-Stop Junkie

537 posts

135 months

Thursday 20th September 2012
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Did you ever think you'd get so many casks on the go Lefty? smile

Out of interest, which other distilleries do cask sales? Especially at a sub-£1000 level!

Lefty

Original Poster:

15,149 posts

137 months

Thursday 20th September 2012
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F-Stop Junkie said:
Did you ever think you'd get so many casks on the go Lefty? smile

Out of interest, which other distilleries do cask sales? Especially at a sub-£1000 level!
None that I know of frown

Pretty much all will sell a barrel, hoggy or butt but for a fair bit more than a grand.

F-Stop Junkie

537 posts

135 months

Thursday 20th September 2012
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I meant in a similar vein to what we're doing now. Buying a barrel of maturing spirit. I know Bruichladdich used to, but if others do then they keep it quiet!

I'm also now a wee bit gutted I didn't grab a bruichladdich cask while I could!

Big Bad Ben

224 posts

172 months

Thursday 20th September 2012
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Name Peated Bourbon Paid
Lefty y y
hornetrider y n
david a y n
classic/krall y n
S6PNJ Y n
Coneyhurst Blue y y
F-Stop Junkie y n
TFatC y n
Big Bad Ben y n


Count me in please Lefty (did I do it right? wobble)

PM me your details and I'll fire some e-cash your way!

hornetrider

63,161 posts

140 months

Thursday 20th September 2012
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Only one more space left!

madbadger

10,735 posts

179 months

Thursday 20th September 2012
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I think we might need to open a swap shop when they are ready. Would be nice to try some of the other casks.

Big Bad Ben

224 posts

172 months

Thursday 20th September 2012
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Money's on its way, Lefty.

Now to think up a good excuse for the other half as to why I've just sent some cash to a man on the internet - who's full name I don't even know - for a commodity (that'll fool her) that I won't see for at least 3 years...


When's the next cask going to be available? wink


ETA - do we each get a certificate once the cask's been filled?

Edited by Big Bad Ben on Thursday 20th September 16:17

5678

6,086 posts

162 months

Thursday 20th September 2012
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madbadger said:
I think we might need to open a swap shop when they are ready. Would be nice to try some of the other casks.
That sounds a good idea. I'd like to try the unpeated sherry I missed out on.

ClassicMercs

1,682 posts

116 months

Thursday 20th September 2012
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Lefty said:
But with 7 casks on the go...that's a lot of whisky!
Is that right - I had 8 written down mentally last night when I was emailing Krall. In fact I did suggest it would be good to get a full updated list at the end of this - including fill date etc.

How's this ?
Refill / Peated Refill / PX / Peated PX / Port / Bourbon / Rum / Peated Bourbon.
The order of purchase / fill date will differ to the listing.


Shaw Tarse

28,492 posts

138 months

Friday 21st September 2012
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hornetrider said:
Only one more space left!
If it's still avaliable?

krallicious

4,231 posts

140 months

Friday 21st September 2012
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Payment sent

krallicious

4,231 posts

140 months

Friday 21st September 2012
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CM YHM! (I might have done something silly!)

S6PNJ

3,106 posts

216 months

Friday 21st September 2012
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Lefty, £65 transferred to your account, ref is my PH name.

Lefty

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15,149 posts

137 months

Friday 21st September 2012
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Thanks all smile

Yes, I have a spreadsheet with cask details and everyones contact details, don't worry!

David A

2,836 posts

186 months

Sunday 23rd September 2012
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Paid

Lefty - could you do a quick summary ETA of the diff casks e.g. peated bourbon Q4 2015 etc? I'm getting a wee bit lost smile