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Port Ellen 1978 34 Year Old 13th Release

Lot: 9824

Port Ellen 1978 34 Year Old 13th Release

Winning Bid: £1,100
(Reserve not met) This lot currently has: 14 bids

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Lot:
Distillery: 
Port Ellen
Age: 
34 Year Old
Vintage: 
1978
Region: 
Islay
Bottler: 
Official
Cask Type: 
N/A
Bottled Strength: 
55%
Bottle Size: 
70cl
Distillery Status: 
Closed
product Details

Port Ellen 1978 34 Year Old 13th Release

The twelth edition of the incredibly popular Port Ellen annual releases.  Distilled in 1978 and bottled 34 years later in 2014, bottled at cask strength and limited to 2,958 bottles, this is bottle 0066.

Port Ellen is the lost jewel in the Islay crown. Closure in 1983 has enabled this distillery to receive a near mythical amount of love and respect. As stocks get thinner on the ground, these bottles become rarer and rarer.

 

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