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OCTOBER AUCTION RESULTS 2018

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October whisky auction results Another raft of impressive prices were realised in our latest auction. The top item was, as expected, the cask of 1989 Macallan which fetched £90,100 – slightly higher than recent similar Macallan casks suggesting they may well be on the...

OCTOBER AUCTION HIGHLIGHTS 2018

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         Black Bowmore 1964 2nd Edition When it comes to dark, heavily sherried whiskies the first whisky that comes to mind has to be the Black Bowmore. There’s a lot of hype over certain whiskies and sometimes the romance can spoil one’s expectations –...

OCTOBER AUCTION – CASK HELD IN BOND – TASTING NOTES

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Macallan Whisky Cask For Sale Maturing stock is becoming a regular feature in our monthly auctions now.  And this month we have another Macallan cask that will hit 30 years old in June next year.  Have a read of our tasting notes and let us know what you think… Cask...

SEPTEMBER AUCTION RESULTS 2018

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September whisky auction results Last night’s auction finished with a slew of prices at the upper end of the sale that might once have been described as eye-popping. But think what it says about today’s secondary whisky market and how much things have changed in the space of...

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 – 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 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...

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...

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