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Linkwood 40 Year Old Sestante Decanter 1980s

Lot: 148731
Linkwood 40 Year Old Sestante Decanter 1980s
Linkwood 40 Year Old Sestante Decanter 1980s
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Winning Bid: £1,000

Linkwood 40 Year Old Sestante Decanter 1980s

Distillery:
Linkwood
Age:
40 Year Old
Vintage:
N/A
Region:
Speyside
Bottler:
Sestante
Cask Type:
N/A
Bottle Strength:
40%
Bottle Size:
75cl
Distillery Status:
Operational

Linkwood 40 Year Old Sestante Decanter 1980s

A beutifully presented, and fantastically aged single malt whisky from Linkwood distillery in Speyside. Bottled in the 1980s by Sestante.

The Sestante import company was founded in the 1970s by Ernesto Mainardi, and he bottled his first single casks under the name in 1985. Alongside his contemporary, Silvano Samaroli, Mainardi pioneered giving his customers a choice of both standard 40-46% bottlings, and cask strength releases from the same casks. Along with his other brand, Silver Seal, Mainardi's bottlings are incredibly sought after.

Mainardi was a former employee of Co. Import, Pinerolo, and was inspired to bottle these crystal decanters based on similar bottlings of Macallan that they had produced. The Sestante decanters were Edinburgh crystal, and Mainardi estimates he produced around 3500 of these over the years.

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Please be advised that the absence of any specific condition reports does not imply that this bottle is in perfect condition. We recommend close inspection of all images prior to placing any bids, and any further information required can be provided upon request.

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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