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Port Ellen 1979 30 Year Old 9th Release

Lot: 9828

Port Ellen 1979 30 Year Old 9th Release

Winning Bid: £750

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Lot:
Distillery: 
Port Ellen
Age: 
30 Year Old
Vintage: 
1979
Region: 
Islay
Bottler: 
Official
Cask Type: 
N/A
Bottled Strength: 
57.7%
Bottle Size: 
70cl
Distillery Status: 
Operational
product Details

Port Ellen 1979 30 Year Old 9th Release

The ninth of the incredibly popular Port Ellen annual releases.  Distilled in 1979 and bottled 30 years later in 2009, bottled at cask strength and limited to 5,916 bottles, this is bottle 3067.

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.

The bottle and box are in excellent condition.

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Please note: Due to the various ages of bottles and their seals, condition of liquid is at the buyer's discretion and no claim can be lodged against failure/leakage in transit.

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