News / Scotch 1928
Jun 29, 2012
From the Shanken News Daily: "A bottle of The Macallan 50-year-old sold for £17,500 ($27,000) at Bonhams Whisky sale in Edinburgh yesterday—the highest price ever paid for the storied single malt Scotch. The price exceeded projections by around 50%. Only 500 bottles of The Macallan 50-year-old—distilled in 1928 and bottled in 1983—were produced. The previous highest price for the The Macallan 50-year-old was £13,500 ($21,000)." Bottle number "003" of 500 At the same time, The Macallan and the Sergeant Pepper cover designer and Godfather of British Pop Art, Sir Peter Blake, have teamed up to celebrate his 80th birthday by producing a very...