Category: Auction

SEPTEMBER AUCTION HIGHLIGHTS 2018

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         Macallan 65-year-old in Lalique After over 10 years since the first release of the 50-year-old back in 2006, the collaboration with Macallan & Lalique has come a long way. This Macallan 65-year-old is the final release in the series and completes the Six...

Alex Barclay Miniature Auction Part 2

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Auction 2 of 5 It’s time for the next instalment of our auctions dedicated to the Alex Barclay Miniature Collection. A couple of months ago, Wayne, Harrison & Sarah travelled to Birmingham to collect over 5000 miniatures from Alex Barclay, president of the Mini Bottle...

AUGUST AUCTION RESULTS 2018

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Our latest auction closed with more than a few surprises. Not least around the upper end of the sale where the top lot was, unsurprisingly, a hogshead of 1989 Macallan. However, with a hammer price of £70,200, it suggests that prices are beginning to cool off a little for...

AUGUST AUCTION HIGHLIGHTS 2018

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         Mortlach 1938 Crystal Decanter 60-Year-Old Taking the spotlight in our August auction is a very special and historic whisky that was ahead of its time when bottled in 1999. We’ve not seen this bottle appear in an online auction since we last auctioned it...

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...

FREE WHISKY VALUATION DAY IN ELGIN, 22ND AUGUST

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Our valuers Wayne & Harrison will be up in Elgin again this month offering free valuations and auction advise. It doesn’t matter whether you have a single bottle or a collection numbering in the hundred’s, Wayne & Harrison will be able to assist you. Where is it?...

JULY AUCTION RESULTS 2018

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The last time we sold a Dalmore 50-year-old was in May 2017 when it fetched an impressive £18,600. Fifteen months later, last night, bottle number one finished up at £28,000 on the nose. At one time such a result would have been pretty staggering but it says a lot about the...

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 RESULTS 2018

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In our latest auction we saw what could be described as a curious mixture of solid consistency and the usual July quiet spell. Once again we had a couple of bonded casks of whisky at the top of the sale, this time a pair of delicious 1996 Ben Nevis butts. At £13,000 a piece...

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