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Dalmore 20 Year Old Edoardo Giaccone Whiskyteca 20th Anniversary

Lot: 210492

Dalmore 20 Year Old Edoardo Giaccone Whiskyteca 20th Anniversary

Winning Bid: £1,200

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Lot:
Distillery: 
Dalmore
Age: 
20 year old
Vintage: 
N/A
Region: 
Highland
Bottler: 
Official for Edoardo Giaccone
Cask Type: 
N/A
Bottled Strength: 
43%
Bottle Size: 
75cl
Distillery Status: 
Operational
product Details

Dalmore 20 Year Old Edoardo Giaccone Whiskyteca 20th Anniversary

A very rare old bottling of Dalmore, bottled in 1978 to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Edoardo Giacconne's 'whiskyteca' in Salo, Italy.

Giaccone was something of a trailblazer, and was importing specially bottled official single malts for his bar from the late 1960s. He opened the famous venue in 1958, and it has been called a few different things over the years, including Garten, Edward & Edward, and La Taverna del Comandante.

Edoardo set the stage for later legendary bottlers such as Silvano Samaroli, Nadi Fiori and Ernesto Mainardi. Moon Import founder, Pepi Mongiardino said, "he was the first person I visited" when he became the distributor for Bruichladdich in 1981. Giaccone did not have any of his own labels or series, but was the first person in Italy to have official bottlings produced exclusively for him. Through his bar, Italy was treated to exclusive releases from Clynelish, Bowmore, Dalmore, Highland Park and even Jack Daniel's.

Bottle 98 of just 600.

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