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Cambus (Refill HHd) 1990 – Cask Share #097

By purchasing a cask share in this Cambus Refill Hogshead (share #097) from 1990, when the cask is bottled in 2025, you will receive 2 bottles at cask strength which is 35 years old. The Cambus distillery closed down in 1993, so here’s the chance to buy a cask share in a cask that may not come any more of.

We describe the latest cask sample (January 3, 2024) from Cambus 1990 (cask lot #097) as; Very slow thin curtains in the glass, which gather into small slow drops that slide down the glass. At the same time, a creamy and pleasant scent emerges.

We expect this Cambus cask from 1990 to age until the beginning of October 2025, when the whisky will then be 35 years old. The bottling takes place immediately after the cask has reached 35 years unless we in the tasting panel judge that the cask should be bottled before or possibly postponed to a later date.

If the cask is bottled when the whisky is 35 years old (on 01.10.2025), we expect that there will be approx. 200 bottles of 70cl from the cask at a cask strength of approx. 44.3% – the cask will be bottled unfiltered and without the addition of colour. However, we only put 90 shares for sale in this Cambus cask, as we save a little for the store and as extra security.

Should a cask sample indicate that the cask must be bottled sooner or later, the co-owners will be informed of this. If you want to see the status of the other casks in which we sell cask shares, you can see the status of active cask share casks here.

The Cambus distillery started back in 1806, and has been shut down several times, but finally stopped production in 1993. Today, the land and the buildings are used by their current owners, Diageo, for cask restoration and cask aging for Diageo.

Cask filled


Expected to be bottled

Expected age

35 year

Expected in stock

November 2025

Cask #


Peated/non peated

Cask type

Refill Hogshead



Fadandel's #


Total shares for sale


Bottles per. share

2 x 70cl

Import fee

480 DKK (approx. €65) per share, this is to be paid after the cask is bottled

Cask sample from

Cask Sample: 3. januar 2024 – 49.1%


Malt and citrus come first. Then some peach and herbs. Honey with a little spice, together with roasted nuts


Creamy mouthfeel, with a taste of malt biscuits, citrus, raisins, dried apricots. Later comes honey, herbs, spices, vanilla and marzipan


Long pleasant aftertaste of, among other things, honey, oak, herbs and spices

Cask Share (2 x 70cl)
75 in stock
Cask Sample 3cl: Cambus 1990 (03.01.2024) 33 year 49.1%
9 in stock
  • The price stated on the cask shares, is per cask share and is for the alcohol in each cask share
  • The size of each cask share, is stated for each unit under “Bottles per share
    If a larger share of the casks is wanted, offers for this can be made after contacting Fadandel.dk
  • The certificate of the cask share is sent together with your purchase invoice and together is the proof of your purchase
    The certificate is personal and therefore cannot be transferred to a third party, without prior agreement with Fadandel.dk
  • When the bottles from the individual cask are on their way home to Denmark, the co-owners will be sent an invoice on import fee that are stated on the cask share
  • The bottle size is set at 70cl standard round bottles, unless otherwise stated on the individual casks share. And always bottled at cask strength
  • All bottles in the cask are affixed with Fadandel’s label, unless otherwise agreed in advance
  • After the cask has been bottled and the bottles have arrived in Denmark, the co-operatives will be contacted for the collection of the bottles
  • If the bottles in your share are to be shipped to you, you will be charged for the shipping
  • Import fee is a calculation, and are to be paid when the bottles have arrived in Denamrk. The price are based on the known expenses (at the time of purchase of the cask), which are bottling of the cask, bottles, labels, home transport and VAT
  • Should unforeseen expenses be incurred in connection with the return of the share bottles, this price will be regulated, as we cannot foresee the possible costs changes, that may come in the future on alcohol imports
  • Cask samples, Fadandel.dk will periodically (about every 2 years) take a sample from each cask
    These cask samples are taken in part to follow the development of the cask/whisky, and for customers can buy a sample on the web shop and in our store
  • Cask tastings, Fadandel.dk holds tastings, where you can taste several different cask samples on the same evening – these are announced on our shop under upcoming tastings, our Facebook page and via our newsletter (in Danish), which you can sign up at the bottom of this page ” SUBSCRIBE TO NEWSLETTER”

You can read more about the process from purchase to delivery of the cask share bottles here.

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The process of buying a cask share

Purchase of cask share

You buy the cask share you want on the shop (even as a gift). Afterword’s you receive your certificate together with your invoice. If you are unsure which to buy, you can buy a cask sample or take part in a cask tasting.

Bottling and status

Cask shares will be bottled on 70cl standard round bottles, unless otherwise stated on the individual cask share. All bottles in the cask are affixed with our label, unless otherwise agreed in advance. See status on cask shares here.

Import fee

When it is time to bottle the cask, the cask owners will receive an invoice on the import fee. The import fee is charged only when the bottles are bottled and on the way home to our warehouse.

Bottles arrive at our warehouse

After the cask has been bottled and the bottles have come to Denmark, the cask owners will be contacted for collection of the bottles. If the bottles are to be despatched, the bottles in the cask share can be sent for a shipping fee.