Rare Whisky 101 Blog

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Posted in Weekly Insight by Andy on July 26, 2016

Andy to David – “What would happen if we drew inspiration from the craft brewers and made spirits?”

Posted in Rare Whisky Review by Andy on July 1, 2016

July saw Macallan’s 55 year old Lalique decanter set a new UK record price for the whole brand. Whisky-Online Auctions took a mighty £25,100 for this 55 year old ‘Macallan in…

Posted in Rare Whisky Review by Andy on June 24, 2016

As the rare whisky auction market in the UK has exploded over recent years, it’s become increasingly challenging to regularly feature coverage for each auction-house.

Posted in Weekly Auction Watch by Andy on May 12, 2016

Sometimes packaging delights us; sometimes it turns us off; sometimes it sadly becomes more of a focus than the liquid it’s intended to position, enhance and display… Rarely does…

Posted in Weekly Auction Watch by Andy on May 3, 2016

It is with great sadness that we move into May’s round of whisky auctions. Scotch Whisky Auctions opened the new month’s bidding with nothing less than devastating news that Loch…

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