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Port Ellen Official Collection 1st - 16th

Lot: 57992

Port Ellen Official Collection 1st - 16th

Winning Bid: £23,000
(Reserve has been met) This lot currently has: 32 bids

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Lot:
Distillery: 
Port Ellen
Age: 
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Vintage: 
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Region: 
Islay
Bottler: 
Official
Cask Type: 
N/A
Bottled Strength: 
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Bottle Size: 
16 x 70cl
Distillery Status: 
Closed
product Details

Port Ellen Official Collection

Here we have a complete collection of all official annual releases (to present, 2016) 1 through 16. 

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.

A spectacular chance to own all 16.

This lot consists of:

Port Ellen 1979 22 Year Old 1st Release

Distilled in 1979 and bottled 22 years later in 2001 at cask strength. Limited to 6,000 bottles, this is bottle 0872.

Port Ellen 1978 24 Year Old 2nd Release

Distilled in 1978 and bottled 24 years later in 2002, bottled at cask strength and limited to 12,000 bottles, this is bottle 9933.

Port Ellen 1979 24 Year Old 3rd Release

Distilled in 1979 and bottled 24 years later in 2003, bottled at cask strength and limited to 9,000 bottles, this is bottle 7448.

Port Ellen 1979 25 Year Old 4th Release

Distilled in 1978 and bottled 25 years later in 2004, bottled at cask strength and limited to 5,100 bottles, this is bottle 2673.

Port Ellen 1979 25 Year Old 5th Release

Distilled in 1979 and bottled 25 years later in 2005, bottled at cask strength and limited to 5280 bottles, this is bottle 1016.

Port Ellen 1978 27 Year Old 6th Release

 Distilled in 1978 and bottled 27 years later in 2006, bottled at cask strength and limited to 4,560 bottles, this is bottle 3669.

Port Ellen 1979 28 Year Old 7th Release

Distilled in 1979 and bottled 28 years later in 2007, bottled at cask strength and limited to 5274 bottles, this is bottle 2522.

Port Ellen 1978 29 Year Old 8th Release

Distilled in 1978 and bottled 29 years later in 2008, bottled at cask strength and limited to 6,618 bottles, this is bottle 5149.

Port Ellen 1979 30 Year Old 9th Release

Distilled in 1979 and bottled 30 years later in 2009, bottled at cask strength and limited to 5,916 bottles, this is bottle 4473.

Port Ellen 1978 31 Year Old 10th Release 

Distilled 1978 and bottled 31 years later in 2010, bottled at cask strength and limited to 3,000 bottles, this is bottle 2079.

Port Ellen 1979 32 Year Old 11th Release

Distilled in 1979 and bottled 32 years later in 2011, bottled at cask strength and limited to 2,988 bottles, this is bottle 0632.

Port Ellen 1979 32 Year Old 12th Release

Distilled in 1979 and bottled 32 years later in 2012, bottled at cask strength and limited to 2,964 bottles, this is bottle 0461.

Port Ellen 1978 34 Year Old 13th Release

Distilled in 1978 and bottled 34 years later in 2014, bottled at cask strength and limited to 2,958 bottles, this is bottle 1877.

Port Ellen 1978 35 Year Old 14th Release

Distilled in 1978 and bottled 35 years later in 2014, bottled at cask strength and limited to 2,964 bottles, this is bottle 1818.

Port Ellen 1983 32 Year Old 15th Release

Distilled in 1983 and bottled 32 years later in 2015, bottled at cask strength and limited to 2,964 bottles, this is bottle 573.

Port Ellen 1978 32 Year Old 16th Release

Distilled in 1978 and bottled 37 years later in 2016, bottled at cask strength and limited to 2,940 bottles, this is bottle 975.

Please note there will be a shipping charge for 16 bottles. 

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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.