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Lagavulin Distiller's Edition 1979 First Release

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Bid Date: Bid Amount:
7:08 pm, 7 Feb 2022 € 1200.00
4:17 am, 5 Feb 2022 € 800.00
5:40 pm, 4 Feb 2022 € 650.00

Description

This very rare Islay malt was distilled at Lagavulin in 1979, double matured for over 16 years and finished in Pedro Ximenez sherry casks.
This is the very first edition bottling of 'The Distillers Edition' that was released in 1997, which was highly rated upon its release.
The Distillers range is still released yearly by the Lagavulin owing to the success of its first releases.

LOT No. IWA: 65606395

Guide Price: €3000 - €4000

Islay

Islay Whisky is recognised worldwide for the many famous brands that call this small island home. The peated flavour that is evident is all Islay whiskies varies throughout the 8 active distilleries but some of their most famous and highly sought after whiskies come from now closed distilleries that dot the wild landscape of this Scottish Island. Brands such as Port Ellen, Octomore, Hazelburn and Ardmore are now increasing in value as collectors add them to their ranks. The Festival of Feis ile every year attracts whisky lovers from all corners of the globe to celebrate the cultural heritage that is evident in every distillery there. Laphroaig, Lagavulin, Bowmore, Ardbeg and Bruichladdich are the whiskies that now carry the banner of this unique island around the world.

Specifications

Year: 1979

Category: Scotch Whisky

Distillery: Islay

Condition Info: C4

ABV %: 43.00

Bottle Size: 70cl


Reserve Not Met

3 Bids

AUCTION FINISHED!
Bid Date: Bid Amount:
7:08 pm, 7 Feb 2022 € 1200.00
4:17 am, 5 Feb 2022 € 800.00
5:40 pm, 4 Feb 2022 € 650.00

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