January 2017 Auction Results

Highlights from our January 2017 auction.

January 2017 Auction Results

Macallan 55 Year Old Lalique Crystal Decanter

A bottle of The Macallan 55 Year Old, the second release in the Lalique series. This is presented in a Lalique crystal decanter based on a perfume bottle designed by Rene Lalique in 1910. Presented with an amber-coloured glass stopper in a leather presentation box.

Winning bid £41,000

Glenfarclas 60 Year Old

A bottle of Glenfarclas 60 Year Old, presented in a crystal decanter in a hexagonal presentation case, representing the six generations of the Grant family that have managed the distillery. This comes with a stopper and a glass plinth to display the bottle.

Winning bid £10,000

Brora 1972, 22 Year Old Rare Malts

A bottle of 1972 Brora 22 Year Old, bottled for Diageo’s now-discontinued Rare Malts Selection range.

Winning bid £6,000

Black Bowmore 1964

The final edition of Black Bowmore 1964.

The Bowmore distillery underwent an extensive upgrade in late 1963, and this bottling comes from the first distillation following the conversion. This was matured in oloroso sherry casks for 31 years before bottling in 1995. Each bottle is numbered and signed by the then distillery manager, James McColl.

Winning bid £5,500

Springbank 50 Year Old, Part Of The Millennium Set

A bottle of Springbank 50 Year Old, one of the oldest official bottles from the distillery. This was originally released as part of Springbank’s Millennium Set which included whiskies at 25, 30, 35, 40, 45, and 50 years old.

Winning bid £3,200

Ardbeg 24 Year Old Cadenhead, Sestante

A bottle of Ardbeg 24 Year Old, bottled by Cadenhead for Italian importer Sestante.

Winning bid £1,600

Uitvlugt 1988 Full Proof Demerara Rum 17 Year Old –

A bottle of 1988 Uitvlugt 17 Year Old Full Proof Demerara rum, bottled from four casks in 2005 by Italian importer Velier. Marks on the barrels: SP – ICBU.

Winning bid £1,200


January 2017 Auction Results