Port Ellen 10th Annual Release 1978 31 Year Old

Port Ellen 10th Annual Release 1978 31 Year Old
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Port Ellen 10th Annual Release 1978 31 Year OldPort Ellen 10th Annual Release 1978 31 Year OldPort Ellen 10th Annual Release 1978 31 Year Old
Winning bid: £840.00
Lot number: 442739

What more can be said about this iconic Islay malt? The distillery was mothballed in 1983, then demolished. The warehouse is still there, allowing Diageo to release annual bottlings. No more can be made, so these are incredibly sought after.

Distilled: 1978

Bottled: 2010

Age: 31 years old

54.6% ABV / 70cl

Bottle Number: 658 / 3000

Featured in: The 44th Auction (November 28 – December 7, 2014)
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