July 2015 Auction Results

Highlights from our July 2015 auction

July 2015 Auction Results

Grand Old Parr Elizabethan

A very rare and beautiful bottling of Old Parr blended whisky, honouring the ‘Golden’ Elizabethan era of British history.

Winning bid £360

Laphroaig 1976 35 Years Old

This handsomely-presented 35-year-old Laphroaig 1976 was released at its natural cask strength of 43.4% abv by independent bottler Scotia Royale.

Winning big £550

Karuizawa 1981 Cask #6056

An incredibly intense 1981 vintage Karuizawa, aged in a sherry cask for over 30 years. This is another excellent example from this legendary distillery.

Winning bid £2,000

Bowmore Bicentenary 1779 – 1979

This is an extremely rare version of the famed Bowmore Bicentenary release.

Bottled for the Italian market and imported by Fecchio & Frassa, it was aged in sherry casks and bottled in 1979 at cask strength to celebrate the 200th anniversary of the Bowmore distillery 1779 – 1979.

Winning bid £1,500

Karuizawa 31 Years Old Cask #3555

An intense and impressive 31-year-old whisky from Karuizawa, bottled specially for The Whisky Exchange with the famous Geisha labels. Matured in a sherry cask.

Winning bid £3,200

Port Ellen 1978 – 8th Release 29 Years Old

The eighth Annual Release of Port Ellen from Diageo – the fourth from 1978. Bottled at natural cask strength of 55.3% abv.

Winning bid £700

Strathisla 1965 bottled 2013 

A 1965 single malt whisky from Strathisla Distillery. This sherry monster was bottled in 2013 by Gordon and MacPhail, making it at least 47 Year Old.

Winning bid £300

Macallan 1972 29 Years Old Cask #4043

An extremely rare bottle of 1972 vintage Macallan from their Fine & Rare series, bottled in 2002 as a 29-year-old, this is a real collector’s item.

The Macallan Fine & Rare Collection represents the very best of The Macallan’s oldest maturing stock and the greatest range of vintage single malt ever released. Every year the range is augmented by the introduction of the new vintage release.

The natural dark walnut wood colour of this whisky indicates maturation in an incredibly rich, first fill Spanish oak sherry cask.

Winning bid £5,500


July 2015 Auction Results