Port Ellen 1983 27 Year Old Signatory

Port Ellen 1983 27 Year Old Signatory
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Port Ellen 1983 27 Year Old SignatoryPort Ellen 1983 27 Year Old SignatoryPort Ellen 1983 27 Year Old SignatoryPort Ellen 1983 27 Year Old Signatory
Winning bid: £460.00
Lot number: 069-0784

For many THE Islay malt, it has attained near cult status since the distillery was mothballed in 1983. The stills were shipped abroad in the early 1990s and the distillery was demolished shortly after. The warehouse is still there, allowing Diageo and independent bottlers to keep releasing bottles from an ever dwindling stock.

Signatory Vintage was founded by Andrew Symington in 1999. After discovering single cask single malt whisky while managing Prestonfield House Hotel Andrew bought his first cask, a Glenlivet 1968, and is now one of the largest independent bottlers in Scotland. As of 2002 Signatory Vintage Whisky company is also the owner of the Edradour distillery.

Distilled: 02.02.1983

Bottled: 09.04.2010

Age: 27 years old

Cask Type: Wine Treated Butt

Cask Number: 231

55.7% ABV / 70cl

Bottle Number: 31 / 501

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

Featured in: The 69th Auction (December 23, 2016 – January 3, 2017)
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