Isles of Jura 8 Year Old. 1980s Bottling
A 1980s bottling of the now discontinued Isle of Jura 8 year old. It is in Jura's highly recognisable trademarked and uniquely shaped bottle with a screw cap closure. The top of the box has the original price sticker from Spar on it and a red label which states it is 40% and 70cl. There is minor label lifting to both sides of the bottle and slight grazing and very light creasing to the box.
About the distillery
Jura Distillery, region Islands, located on the isle of Jura was founded in 1810 by Archibald Campbell. Jura produced until it forced to close its doors in the early 1900's and was dismantled however in the late 1950's Robin Fletcher and Tony Smith rebuilt the distillery in aid to create community work and in 1963 the rebuild was completed. Invergordon Distillers purchased the distillery in 1985 who were acquired by Whyte and Mackay in 1993 (who are today owned by Emperador Inc).
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