Glenfiddich 1991 Don Ramsay The Head Cooper

Glenfiddich 1991 Don Ramsay The Head Cooper
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Winning bid: £105.00
Lot number: 083-5146

Glenfiddich was founded in Dufftown by William Grant, who had honed his craft at Mortlach distillery; and on Christmas Day 1887 the first spirit ran from the stills. Thanks to Grant's tenacity and stubborn self belief, the distillery flourished during a period of turbulence in the industry, and has grown to become one of the best selling brands of single malt whisky in the world, only occasionally trading the number one spot with fellow Speyside behemoth, Glenlivet.

Still owned by the Grant family today, the pioneering distillery is responsible for a lot of "firsts" in whisky world. Perhaps most importantly, they were the first to really promote the idea of drinking whisky as a single malt as opposed to in blends. They were also the first distillery to open their doors to the public, sparking a trend that has undoubtedly benefited the Scottish tourist industry greatly.

Boasting a solid core range of expressions that are easily accessible to whisky newcomers, yet have layers of complexity that appeal to seasoned connoisseurs alike. There's a reason Glenfiddich is numero uno!

A limited edition to celebrate 30 years of service of the Head Cooper, Don Ramsay. There were only 225 casks produced, with the whisky being finished in specially-selected Bourbon casks.

Distilled: 1991

Cask Type: Bourbon casks

40% ABV / 70cl

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Featured in: The 83rd Auction (February 23 – March 4, 2018)
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