Macallan Genesis

Macallan Genesis
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Winning bid: £1400.00
Lot number: 103-00426

The Macallan distillery was founded in 1824 by Alexander Reid, a barley farmer and school teacher. Now owned by the Edrington Group, The Macallan prides itself on its Six Pillars, which include its curiously small stills, very narrow 'cut' of new make spirit and exceptional cask management. It is the most sought after whisky for collectors, regularly setting records at auctions all round the world.

A new £140 million subterranean distillery and visitor centre on the Easter Elchies estate was opened to the public in the summer of 2018 and has since won several awards for its architectural quality; with its exciting features including glass walls of vintage whiskies, a circular pod of copper pot stills, and a Boutique reflecting those in Dubai and Heathrow airports.

The Macallan Genesis is a limited release in collaboration with Edrington and Rodger Stirk Harbour + Partners, architects of the new Macallan distillery and visitor centre. Inside the gift box contains a signed lithographic print illustrating an elevation of the new building.The print itself was produced by Italian paper mill Magnani using paper cotton and was created on one of only two map printing presses in the UK.

Bottled: 2018

45.5% ABV / 70cl

Bottle Number: One of only 2500 bottles released

Please note due to the nature of the outer cartons they are very fragile. We cannot guarantee these items are brand new.

Please note that due to the weight of this item additional delivery charges may be payable.

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 103rd Auction (October 25 – November 3, 2019)
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