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Macallan 30 Year Old Sherry Oak 2020 Release

Lot: 6149223

Macallan 30 Year Old Sherry Oak 2020 Release

Winning Bid: £5,400
(Reserve has been met) This lot currently has: 12 bids

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Lot:
Distillery: 
Macallan
Age: 
30 Year Old
Region: 
Speyside
Bottler: 
Official
Cask Type: 
Sherry Casks
Bottled Strength: 
43%
Bottle Size: 
70cl
Distillery Status: 
Operational
product Details

Macallan 30 Year Old Sherry Oak 2020 Release

It may be hard to imagine today, but for much of the 20th century, Macallan was primarily a constituent malt in blends. It was not until the 1980s downturn in the market that the distillery decided to focus on its single malt brand. Fortuitously, this coincided with the crest of a wave of enthusiasm for the high quality releases that the distillery had licensed to Campbell, Hope & King and Gordon & MacPhail in the 1960s and 1970s. These remain some of the most collectible on the market. While global single malt sales volume is still lead by Speyside neighbours, Glenfiddich and Glenlivet, Macallan is easily the most sought after. So much so in fact, that they had to open a brand new distillery in 2018, a subterranean architectural masterpiece within the Easter Elchies estate, boasting 36 copper pot stills.  

The 30 year old Sherry Oak from Macallan is one of the most sought after whiskies in the world.

This is the 2020 release and was the third following the rebranding of the Macallan core range in 2018. This is joined by the classic 12, 18 and 25 year old age statements in the Sherry Oak Cask range.

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