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Auction Your Cask - Why Get Involved in Whisky Casks?

Whisky Distillery Cask Auction

July 2022 has seen new records set in the cask industry, with the historic £16 million Ardbeg cask sale. A female whisky collector in Asia bought Cask No. 3, which was distilled on Tuesday 25 November 1975. For the next five years, the buyer is going to receive 88 bottles of single malt whisky from this cask, creating a distinct vertical series of Ardbeg whiskies.
Whisky casks are in huge demand right now, and the whisky market is as healthy as ever. If you are thinking about getting involved in whisky cask investment, then read the following post below by the Auction Your Cask team. We take a look at why you should consider investing in whisky casks in the UK.
If you have any questions or would like to know more about cask ownership, then please do not hesitate to contact us today on +44 (0)203 746 3030 or email us at

Booming Global Market

 One of the top reasons to get involved in whisky casks is to join a prosperous, flourishing market. Scotch Whisky is exported to as many as 180 different markets worldwide, and UK whisky sales are forecast to grow in the UK in both the short term and long term.
Scotch Whisky is a global success story, and now is the perfect time to get yourself involved in the blossoming cask whisky industry. With popularity only growing with every year, you can join a huge community of buyers, sellers and enthusiasts.

Excellent Return on Investment

What’s more, another reason why you should think about getting involved in whisky casks is the return on investment you can obtain. Quite simply, you can achieve an outstanding return on investment - in fact, this is the best performing alternative asset.
You can receive accumulative short, medium and long-term returns, according to your personal investment goals and objectives. If you are looking for alternative investments, then cask investments are a smart choice. Whisky casks naturally appreciate over time, and the longer a whisky has been aged in the cask, then the higher the price it can command.

Considering Investing in Whisky Casks in the UK?

Having read our post above, if you are thinking about investing in whisky casks in the UK, then Auction Your Cask is the ideal place. We are a home for all collectors, whisky cask sales professionals and enthusiasts. Our platform helps private owners and private investors sell their cask to independent bottlers and others all over the world. 
If you are thinking about buying a cask, then Auction Your Cask has made it as easy and stress-free as possible. From registering to bid, learning about our cask auctions and placing your bid, to payment and transfer of ownership, it will be a smooth and straightforward process from beginning to end. Our team is always here to support you and make sure that you are satisfied at all times.
To speak with an expert, please call us on +44 (0)203 746 3030 or 07770 390988. Alternatively, feel free to email us at and we’ll get back to you shortly. Visit our website to learn more about starting to invest in whisky casks in the UK.