Blair Athol 1993 Connoisseurs Choice

Blair Athol 1993 Connoisseurs Choice
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Blair Athol 1993 Connoisseurs ChoiceBlair Athol 1993 Connoisseurs Choice
Winning bid: £60.00
Lot number: 068-4193

Connoisseurs Choice is one of the most easily recognised ranges from the independent bottler Gordon & MacPhail. This range was launched back in the 1960s, a period where most malts were used in blends so this was quite an unusual move for the company. But the range has proved to be a hit for more than 35 years.

One of the most visited distilleries in Scotland, Blair Athol is the spiritual home of Bell's blended whisky. Built in 1798, at that time is was called Aldour after its water source, the distillery was mothballed for 17 years before production was restarted 1949.

Distilled: July 1993

Bottled: March 2006

Age: 12 years

Cask type: Refill American hogshead

43% ABV / 70cl

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Featured in: The 68th Auction (November 25 – December 4, 2016)