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Macallan 1950 Exceptional Cask #13 2018 Release

Macallan 1950 Exceptional Cask #13 2018 Release
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Lot number: 122-06228

Winning bid: £32,000

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.

This new exceptional cask has been matured for 67 years in a 1st fill sherry butt and bottled at cask strength.

Distilled: 09.11.1950

Bottled: 19.10.2018

Age: 67 Years Old

Cask Type: American Oak 1st Fill Sherry Butt

53.4% ABV / 70cl

Bottle Number: One of only 336 bottles released

Please note the internal packaging is extremely fragile. We cannot guarantee these items are brand new.

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