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Mortlach 1938 60 Year Old Gordon & MacPhail

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  Rare pre-war Mortlach goes under the hammer 29th August – 5th September We’re very excited to present this extremely rare bottling of Mortlach 60 year old.  Distilled on 20th October 1938, the spirit was matured in Cask 2657 – which had previously held a...

AUGUST AUCTION – MORE CASKS HELD IN BOND – TASTING NOTES

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Two Tobermory Whisky Casks For Sale Joining the 1989 Macallan in our August whisky sale are two 1994 Tobermory casks. Cask #39 was originally filled on the 14/12/1994 into a First Fill Hogshead. This cask would currently yield approximately 244 x 70cl bottles of whisky...

AUGUST AUCTION – FULL CASK HELD IN BOND – TASTING NOTES

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Macallan Whisky Cask For Sale Coming up in our August auction is a selection of casks held in bond. Highlighting the bunch is this 1989 Macallan. Originally filled on 06/03/1989 into a refill Hogshead with 249 bulk Litres.  This cask is held at Macallan Distillery, Easter...

JULY AUCTION HIGHLIGHTS 2018

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         Dalmore 50 Year Old, Crystal Decanter Highlighting our July auction is the magnificent Dalmore 50 year old.  This whisky is regarded as the best Dalmore ever bottled and probably the best 50 year old in the World. This was distilled during the 1920s and bottled...

The Alex Barclay Dedicated Miniature Auction 2018

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Auction 1 of 5 So, a few weeks ago Wayne, Harrison and Sarah traveled to Birmingham to pick up Alex Barclay’s miniature collection. With the help of Alex it took the four of them a solid 5 hours to carefully pick over 5,000 bottles off the shelves and pack them in to...

JUNE AUCTION HIGHLIGHTS 2018

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Baillie’s T.Y.O Scotch Whisky Ainslie, Baillie & Co Ltd. Highlighting our June auction is without a doubt this amazing bottle of Baillie’s T.Y.O. Scotch Whisky. It’s sure to be over 100 years old and not something we’ve ever come across before....

JUNE AUCTION – FULL CASKS HELD IN BOND – TASTING NOTES

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Whisky Online Auctions Tasting Notes: Ben Nevis 1996 cask #1458 Colour: Gold. Nose: As with many of these mid-late 1990s Ben Nevis which are currently reaching the market, this one possesses a typical richness. At first it is dominated by honey and freshly baked bread aromas....

Baillie’s T.Y.O. Scotch Whisky – The Clynelish Connection?

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We just had to flag up one of the most interesting lots from our upcoming auction, which starts on Wednesday, 27th June: this rather fabulous bottling of Baillie’s Ten Years Old (T.Y.O.), bottled around a century ago by Ainslie, Baillie & Co. Quite aside from this...

MAY AUCTION HIGHLIGHTS 2018

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Start Bidding Now » Andrew Usher & Co. Edinburgh Green Stripe early 20th century From time to time we come across truly magical whiskies from eras that are long lost and whether they’re single malts or blends, they’re all worth getting excited about. This...

The Alex Barclay Miniature Collection: Interview

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We’re delighted to announce that we’ll soon be auctioning the largest and most significant collection of whisky miniatures we’ve ever encountered and you could argue in the World.  The collection belongs to the president of the Mini Bottle Club, Alex Barclay,...

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