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Glenfiddich 18 Year Old Small Batch Reserve

Glenfiddich 18 Year Old Small Batch Reserve
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Winning bid: £50.00
Lot number: 085-4536

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!

Produced in small batches, the 18 Year Old combines Spanish Oloroso with traditional American casks. After being married in wooden tuns for at least three months, each batch is unique and is of an exceptional quality.

Age: 18 Year Old

Cask Type: Oloroso & Bourbon

Batch Number: 3442

40% ABV / 70cl

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Featured in: The 85th Auction (April 27 – May 6, 2018)