Summarizing, it may be noted that the most impacting conditions occur if the cask
would leak within the first 20 years of storage.
Mark Sutherberry left of MAS, inspects new casks
with head brewer Steve Briscoe and brewer Mark Powell
Boge recommended installing an SD 40 screw compressor with a built in refrigerant dryer to meet the air requirements of the new cask
But there was such demand for this whiskey, we've ended up choosing two casks
of fine nineyear-old malt whiskey from the Kilbeggan distillery.
While every cask
was visible to operators, it was an inefficient use of space.
The transport casks
are made to withstand damage that might come from a rail, truck or barge accident, said Mitch Singer, a spokesman for the Nuclear Energy Institute, which promotes nuclear power.
whiskeys have high alcoholic content of around 60%, with the taste and smell subtly varying depending on the kind of cask
Most important is the entrance to the tasting room and cask
Cork man Dave Quinn, the master distiller at Bushmills, said: "Each cask
costs around pounds 4,700 and we couldn't believe the interest, especially in the States where even the South California Tipplers Association have ordered one for their New Year's Eve party.
Tests at the University of Missouri in Columbia now indicate that the surface of a newly cleaned cask
typically carries 100 times more chemically bound ("fixed") contamination than removable contamination.
A highly rated independent bottler, all of whose single cask
whiskies scored over 90 points in the Jim Murray Whisky Bible 2009
Fluor Idaho loaded eight cobalt-60 containers into the new cask