How Many Bottles Of Whiskey In A Cask?

Last modified: July 23, 2023
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The number of bottles of Whiskey in a cask can vary depending on the cask size and desired bottling strength. It’s worth remembering that the quantity of alcohol inside the cask can reduce by around 1-2% per year due to natural evaporation.

Examples include:

American Standard Barrel (200 Litres) – up to 285 70cl bottles

Barrique (225 Litres) – up to 428 70cl bottles

Hogshead (250 Litres) – up to 357 70cl bottles

Butt (500 Litres) – up to 714 70cl bottles.

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