Indulge in the rare and luxurious flavors of Macallan 18 Year Old 1982
An exceptionally rare bottle of Speymalt 1950 from The Macallan. This stunning expression was bottled by Gordon & MacPhail at 40% abv. A truly special single…
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Shop Macallan 18 Year Old 1982: Very probably the most stylish issue to have come out of the last decade that style forgot, this Macallan changed into distilled manner lower back in 1982. After being matured in sherry casks for a grand old 18 years it was bottled at the turn of the Millennium to tons fanfare from whisky fans the world over
Bottler Distillery Bottling
Us of a Scotland
ABV / electricity 43%
Age 18 year vintage
Varietal single Malt
Macallan 1982 18 12 months vintage
It may be difficult to assume nowadays, however for a lot of the 20 th century, Macallan was in most cases a constituent malt in blends. It turned into not until the Eighties downturn inside the marketplace that the distillery decided to awareness on its unmarried malt brand. Happily, this coincided with the crest of a wave of enthusiasm for the high first-rate releases that the distillery had certified to Campbell, desire & King and Gordon & macphail in the 1960s and Seventies. These remain some of the most collectible in the marketplace. Shop Macallan 18 Year Old 1982, Whilst worldwide single malt income quantity continues to be lead with the aid of Speyside neighbours, Glenfiddich and Glenlivet, Macallan is effortlessly the most well-known. A lot so in fact, that they had to open a modern day distillery in 2018, a subterranean architectural masterpiece inside the Easter Elchies property, boasting 36 copper pot stills.
Macallan vintage releases produced by using Campbell, hope & King tended to be aged around the 15 year vintage mark, but when Macallan took over the obligation in 1980, they toyed for some releases with greater superior age-statements of 17 and 18 years antique. The latter changed into deemed the premiere maturation, and the respectable 18 12 months antique changed into launched in 1984. It is now an absolute traditional of the whisky world.
Distilled in 1982, this turned into become bottled in 2000. The 1982 antique become one of six releases presented in tube packaging, all providing the well-known Sara Midda watercolours of Easter Elchies residence.
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The Macallan is effortlessly recognizable as one of the maximum prolific manufacturers of elite-repute unmarried malt Scotch in the marketplace these days. The Macallan Distillery turned into based in 1824 with the aid of school teacher and barley farmer Alexander Reid, soon after the Scottish Excise Act become handed to legalize the distillation of whisky. The emblem focuses on first rate single malt Scotch whisky and is one of the first brands of Scotch to take advantage of the marketability, taste, and profound impact available in the making of top rate whisky – the size of which has afforded Macallan ownership of up to 1/three of the global single malt Scotch market. This advanced whisky combines traditional distillation techniques with an innovative specialty in casks, and is the most effective Scotch distillery within the world to have its personal master of timber – a position related to sourcing and curating Macallan’s two hundred,000+ alrightbarrel shares derived from trees grown in the US and Spain.