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Port Ellen 1978 Rare Malt 20 Year Old

Lot: 30740

Port Ellen 1978 Rare Malt 20 Year Old

Winning Bid: £725

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Lot:
Distillery: 
Port Ellen
Age: 
20 Year Old
Vintage: 
1978
Region: 
Islay
Bottler: 
Official
Cask Type: 
N/A
Bottled Strength: 
60.90%
Bottle Size: 
70cl
Distillery Status: 
Closed
product Details

Port Ellen 1978 Rare Malt 20 Year Old

The Rare Malt Selection is an historic selection of single malt whiskies from operational and lost distilleries that was released by Diageo between 1995 and 2005.

One of the two Rare Malt releases by Diageo, this particular 20 year old was distilled in 1978 and bottled in October 1998.

Bottle number 1852.

 

 

 

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