CASK INVESTMENT VIDEO GUIDES

Welcome to our exclusive series of whisky cask investment video guides.

Equip yourself with all of the facts about cask purchase, ownership, investment and bottling with our easy to follow video series.

Whisky Cask Investment Video Guides

At Mark Littler LTD we have worked hard to ensure that our customers know exactly what is involved in buying a cask of whisky.

As well as our free 52 page Cask Buying Guide and extensive online guides to investing in whisky we have put together a 10-part video series covering the basics of what you need to know before buying your cask of whisky.

We want to ensure that whether you are a whisky connoisseur or just looking for an alternative investment, you buy a quality cask at a fair price.

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Whisky casks & the Knight Frank Index

In a lot of other investment guides you will often see the Knight Frank Index referenced with reference to the growth of the value of whisky.

We found this information was being manipulated and there is almost no connection between casks of whisky and bottles of whisky.

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The 8 things you MUST know before you buy a cask

There are 8 things you neeed to know before you buy any cask of whisky. 

We found that a lot of people only know 2-3 of these essential pieces of information before they have walked into purchases with other companies and this is dangerous.  Make sure you don’t make the same mistake.

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Why you really should not rely on bottle counts

A lot of casks are advertised for sale online with a reference to the number of bottles they hold, i.e. 350 bottles.  This is rather than stating the bulk litres, i.e. 245 bulk litres.  

We believe this is very misleading and you should deffinately NOT rely on them as a guide.

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What is a regauge, and why do you need one?

A regauge is one of the most important services carried out on your cask by the warehouse owner.  

But what exactly is a regauge and what does it tell you about your cask?  Learn everything about regauges from what your will find out about your cask to how a regauge is completed.

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Why you should only buy young & sell old

Can whisky casks be a short and medium term investment?

No.

Learn why casks of whisky are only suitable for long term investment and what sorts of casks your should be buying.

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Why a cask isn’t comparable to property or shares

If you only watch one video in our cask investment video series watch this one.

Other companies try to compare casks to other investments likes stocks and shares and property.  This is very misleading. Find out why in this video.

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There is no uplift in cask value at anniversary years

There is a lot of talk about anniversary years with relation to cask investment.

But do casks uplift in value at anniversary years or is this just a myth used to sell casks to unknowing members of the public?

Make sure you know the facts.

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The hidden costs of bottling a cask of whisky

It’s easy to work out how much it costs to bottle a cask of whisky.  Isn’t it?

It might come as a surprise that the cost of bottling a cask of whisky can DOUBLE the original purchase price of the cask.

Learn everything the others won’t tell you.

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What is a duty representative?

Your duty representative is a very important person.  But do you even know what a duty representative is?

More to the point, if you already own a cask of whisky do you know who your duty representative is?

Advice You Can Trust

Since 2016 our aim has been simple – to provide a trustworthy source of information to help people make sound decisions when they are selling their whisky. To date we have sold millions of pounds worth of antiques and whisky (both casks and bottles) for our clients. 

We’re now applying this same logic to help people invest in casks of whisky.  Rather than providing sales pitches disguised as educational material, it’s our mission to become the ultimate source of open and honest cask investment guidance.

The information you will find in OUR GUIDE, CASK VIDEOS, BLOG and CALCULATOR is all designed to help you make a balanced decision.  We would rather you knew all the facts and didn’t buy a cask than buy one based on ‘fake news’.

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Welcome to our exclusive series of whisky cask investment video guides.

Equip yourself with all of the facts about cask purchase, ownership, investment and bottling with our easy to follow video series.

Whisky Cask Investment Video Guides

At Mark Littler LTD we have worked hard to ensure that our customers know exactly what is involved in buying a cask of whisky.

As well as our free 52 page Cask Buying Guide and extensive online guides to investing in whisky we have put together a 10-part video series covering the basics of what you need to know before buying your cask of whisky.

We want to ensure that whether you are a whisky connoisseur or just looking for an alternative investment, you buy a quality cask at a fair price.

Button navigating to the video guide on The Knight Frank Index

Whisky casks & the Knight Frank Index

In a lot of other investment guides you will often see the Knight Frank Index referenced with reference to the growth of the value of whisky.

We found this information was being manipulated and there is almost no connection between casks of whisky and bottles of whisky.

Button navigating to the video guide on 8 things you must know before buying a cask

The 8 things you MUST know before you buy a cask

There are 8 things you neeed to know before you buy any cask of whisky. 

We found that a lot of people only know 2-3 of these essential pieces of information before they have walked into purchases with other companies and this is dangerous.  Make sure you don’t make the same mistake.

Button to navigate to our video guide about the inaccuracy of bottle counts

Why you really should not rely on bottle counts

A lot of casks are advertised for sale online with a reference to the number of bottles they hold, i.e. 350 bottles.  This is rather than stating the bulk litres, i.e. 245 bulk litres.  

We believe this is very misleading and you should deffinately NOT rely on them as a guide.

Button to navigate to our video guide on re-gauges and why you need one

What is a regauge, and why do you need one?

A regauge is one of the most important services carried out on your cask by the warehouse owner.  

But what exactly is a regauge and what does it tell you about your cask?  Learn everything about regauges from what your will find out about your cask to how a regauge is completed.

Button navigating to our video guide about buying young casks of whisky

Why you should only buy young & sell old

Can whisky casks be a short and medium term investment?

No.

Learn why casks of whisky are only suitable for long term investment and what sorts of casks your should be buying.

Button to navigate to our video guide on why whisky casks aren't comparable to property

Why a cask isn’t comparable to property or shares

If you only watch one video in our cask investment video series watch this one.

Other companies try to compare casks to other investments likes stocks and shares and property.  This is very misleading. Find out why in this video.

Button navigating to the video guide on whisky casks and anniversary years

There is no uplift in cask value at anniversary years

There is a lot of talk about anniversary years with relation to cask investment.

But do casks uplift in value at anniversary years or is this just a myth used to sell casks to unknowing members of the public?

Make sure you know the facts.

Button navigating to the video guide on the costs of bottling your whisky cask

The hidden costs of bottling a cask of whisky

It’s easy to work out how much it costs to bottle a cask of whisky.  Isn’t it?

It might come as a surprise that the cost of bottling a cask of whisky can DOUBLE the original purchase price of the cask.

Learn everything the others won’t tell you.

Button to navigate to the Video Guide about Duty Representatives

What is a duty representative?

Your duty representative is a very important person.  But do you even know what a duty representative is?

More to the point, if you already own a cask of whisky do you know who your duty representative is?

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What is a bonded warehouse?

Once you have bought a cask of whisky it will be kept in a bonded warehouse.

But what is a bonded warehouse and what does it mean for your cask?  We explain all of the security and tax implications in this short and informative video.

Advice You Can Trust

Since 2016 our aim has been simple – to provide a trustworthy source of information to help people make sound decisions when they are selling their whisky. To date we have sold millions of pounds worth of antiques and whisky (both casks and bottles) for our clients. 

We’re now applying this same logic to help people invest in casks of whisky.  Rather than providing sales pitches disguised as educational material, it’s our mission to become the ultimate source of open and honest cask investment guidance.

The information you will find in OUR GUIDE, CASK VIDEOS, BLOG and CALCULATOR is all designed to help you make a balanced decision.  We would rather you knew all the facts and didn’t buy a cask than buy one based on ‘fake news’.

Send me my free cask buying guide

We want you to be in a fully informed position before you buy a cask, which is why we spent 12 months creating a dedicated 52 page magazine so you can be aware of all the of the facts before you buy.

You should take time to consider if a cask really is the right investment for you.  So why not order a free copy of the most informative cask guide on the market, pour yourself a dram and take your time reading though all of the facts and figures before you buy.

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