Port Ellen 6th Annual Release 1978 27 Year Old

Port Ellen 6th Annual Release 1978 27 Year Old
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Port Ellen 6th Annual Release 1978 27 Year OldPort Ellen 6th Annual Release 1978 27 Year OldPort Ellen 6th Annual Release 1978 27 Year OldPort Ellen 6th Annual Release 1978 27 Year Old
Winning bid: £1050.00
Lot number: 073-2990

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 though, allowing Diageo and independent bottlers to keep releasing bottles from an ever-dwindling stock.

This is the sixth annual release.

Distilled: 1978

Bottled: 2006

Age: 27 years old

54.2% ABV / 70cl

Bottle Number: 2753 / 4560

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

Featured in: The 73rd Auction (April 28 – May 7, 2017)
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