Glenfiddich 21 Year Old Gran Reserva

Glenfiddich 21 Year Old Gran Reserva
Rollover image to zoom. View large image
Glenfiddich 21 Year Old Gran ReservaGlenfiddich 21 Year Old Gran Reserva
Winning bid: £100.00
Lot number: 067-5185

Glenfiddich was founded by William Grant who had learned his craft at Mortlach and the first spirit ran from the stills on Christmas Day 1887.

Glenfiddich is also credited with creating the world's interest in single malt whisky with the launch of the Straight Malt in 1963. Still family owned, it was the first single malt brand to sell 1 million cases in a year.

The story goes that when this bottling was released it caused a stir in the US markets due to the associations with the dreaded Cuba that its label implied.

This led to its name being changed on later batches to 'Caribbean Rum Finish' and later to 'Gran Reserva '.

Age: 21 Years Old

43.2% ABV / 70cl

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 67th Auction (October 28 – November 6, 2016)