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Glenmorangie 1963 75cl

Glenmorangie 1963 75cl
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Winning bid: £1150.00
Lot number: 0630113

One of the world's best selling old single malts Glemorangie's spirit flows from Scotland's tallest stills, over 16 feet tall for those that are counting. Over the years Bill Lumsden has been at the forefront of research into the influence of the cask on whisky and as such Glenmorangie are the leading exponents of whisky 'finishes', be that sherry, wine or virgin oak. The distillery selects its wood from the Mark Twain forest in the Ozark mountains and ensures that the wood is air dried rather than kilned.

This is amongst the rarest of Glenmorangies. Notable for being the first bottling from the distillery to carry a vintage and also the first to receive extra-maturation, or 'finishing'. The whisky was matured in Bourbon casks for 22 years and finished in Oloroso for 1 year. This is enough make any Glenmorangie fan weak at the knees.

Distilled: 1963

Bottled: 1987

Age: 23 years old

Cask Type: Bourbon for 22 years then Oloroso for 1 year

86° Proof / 75cl

Bottle no: 532

Please note the wear and tear to labels, condition of capsule and detached neck brackets from box.

Please examine the images of the bottle, any packaging and labels carefully and satisfy yourself as to their condition before making a bid.

Featured in: The 63rd Auction (June 24 – July 3, 2016)