Glen Elgin 1986 First cask

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Glen Elgin 1986 First cask

Postby OBG » Thu Jan 07, 2010 2:44 pm

Hi,

I am a member of the Sunday Times wine club, i am being offered Glen Elgin 1986 first cask at £30 for 70cl.

Anyone any thoughts wheather this is good value and is the whisky any good.

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Re: Glen Elgin 1986 First cask

Postby Wave » Thu Jan 07, 2010 5:30 pm

I love Glen Elgin! Easily the best unknown distillery in Speyside Age? ABV?
Either way I'd still buy it (or 2) for a paltry 30 quid. :D

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Is this the one?
http://www.laithwaites.co.uk/article~id~72921.aspx


'Nuff said!


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Re: Glen Elgin 1986 First cask

Postby OBG » Fri Jan 08, 2010 8:35 am

Hi,

For members of The Sunday times wine club,

Quote code Q7292116 when ordering and it can be obtained for £30..

They are also offering First Cask Islay Bruichladdich 1989 for £35..

Quote code Q7301306

Anyone tried the Bruichladdich?

And quite correct too, Laithwaites are the suppliers to the Sundaytimes wine club.

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Re: Glen Elgin 1986 First cask

Postby OBG » Fri Jan 08, 2010 12:14 pm

Just spoke to the Sundaytimes wine club and the codes are valid.

For members of the club call 0845 217 9122 to order.

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Re: Glen Elgin 1986 First cask

Postby Wave » Sat Jan 09, 2010 1:54 am

Since the Quote code won't work for me as Laithwaites doesn't ship abroad and I've never seen First Cask bottlings on any of my UK on-line shops let us know what you think of the Glen Elgin if you so chose to get one.


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Re: Glen Elgin 1986 First cask

Postby OBG » Mon Jan 11, 2010 8:23 am

I have ordered a couple of bottles, will let you know what i think, although i do not profess to be an expert on such matters!

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