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Posted in Monthly Whisky Market Watch by Andy on November 30, 2016

Volumes were relatively stable at 5,352 compared to October’s 5,528 and average prices for Scotch look to be edging further north towards the end of the year. More on averages in…

Posted in Weekly Auction Watch by Andy on November 16, 2016

Whisky Auctioneer’s recent sale was their largest yet with c1,800 lots covering everything from the heady prices of Karuizawa through to rather less racy drinking drams.

Posted in Monthly Whisky Market Watch by Andy on November 1, 2016

October saw the second highest month on record from a supply perspective with 5,528 bottles of Single Malt Scotch hitting the secondary market in the UK, slightly behind August’s…

Posted in Rare Whisky Review by Andy on September 29, 2016

We finished the last rare whisky review with the following statement – “…Although in the current market, a bargain seems increasingly unlikely”. A statement which currently…

Posted in Rare Whisky Review by Andy on August 26, 2016

When we finally close out August, we’ll have seen one of the largest (if not the single largest) open market volume months ever.

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