World’s Most Expensive Scotches #6


Join with us to countdown some of the most expensive scotches in the world. Be sure to check back each day, as we will feature a different scotch.

6. 1937 Glenfiddich Rare Collection
A single cask yielded only 61 unique bottles of this exquisite Scotch whisky. U.S. Import laws required a special 750 mL bottle to be made; the item for auction is therefore the only 750 mL bottle of the Glenfiddich Rare Collection 1937 ever produced. The spirit came into being in 1937 when oak cask 843, hand-made by distillery coopers, was filled with liquid from stills at the Glenfiddich Distillery in Dufftown, Scotland, and laid down in a dunnage warehouse to mature. The spirit was slowly aged in cask for 64 years and bottled in 2001, resulting in a liquid of deep, robust character. With a rich walnut color, nose of toffee, cinnamon and cloves and sweet, cedar-y palette, this extraordinary Scotch whisky brims with complex yet subtle notes. A bottle of this rare juice sold at an auction in 2006 for $20,000.


Here are our other picks.

7. Balvenie Cask 191
8. Macallan 1928 / 50 Year old Single Speyside Malt Scotch Whisky
9. Black Bowmore 1964
10. Kinclaith 1969 Duncan Taylor


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