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1981 Vintage Whisky
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70cl / 43%
Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Gordon & Macphail
This Lochside 1981 was bottled by Gordon & Macphail for their 'Rare Old' series in 2005.
£399.00 Inc. VAT
(£332.50 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 64.7%
Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Scotch Malt Whisky Society
A 1981 vintage release from the Scotch Malt Whisky Society. The 8th release from Distillery #83, this has been matured for 15 years and was bottled in January 1997.
£399.00 Inc. VAT
(£332.50 Ex. VAT)
75cl / 65.3%
Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Scotch Malt Whisky Society
The second cask bottled by The Scotch Malt Whisky from Coleburn in Speyside. This was distilled in October 1981 and bottled 8 years later in September 1990. The distillery closed in 1985 and was used predominantly for blending.
£399.00 Inc. VAT
(£332.50 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 64.7%
Speyside Single Malt Whiksy
Scotch Malt Whisky Society
A 1981 vintage release from the Scotch Malt Whisky Society. The 8th release from Distillery #83, this has been matured for 15 years and was bottled in January 1997.
£399.00 Inc. VAT
(£332.50 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 61.9%
Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Duncan Taylor
Duncan Taylor's 'Rarest of the Rare' series showcases a range of single cask, cask-strength malts from distilleries that no longer exist. This 1981 vintage Glenugie was aged for 23 years in Sherry cask 5155 before being bottled in June 2005.
£450.00 Inc. VAT
(£375.00 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 63.9%
Lowland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
The rare 1981 vintage Rosebank Flora & Fauna, bottled in 1997 as one of the select few whiskies in the range to get a cask strength version.
£499.00 Inc. VAT
(£415.83 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 63.9%
Lowland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
A rare bottle of 1981 vintage Rosebank from the Flora & Fauna series, bottled in 1997. This was one of the few releases to be at full cask strength.

Please note this bottle has a damaged label as shown in the photograph.
£499.00 Inc. VAT
(£415.83 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 46%
Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
A perfect example of what wood-finishing (so often reviled by some) can achieve, Glenmorangie 1981 spent the last two of its 21 years of maturation in casks formerly containing Chateau d'Yquem. A legendary 'Morangie.
£499.00 Inc. VAT
(£415.83 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 62.3%
Lowland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
A bottling of 1981 vintage Rosebank from the Rare Malts Selection, bottled at 20 years of age. In line with the range, this was bottled at natural cask strength. Bottles from Rosebank are in high demand, partly due to the fact the distillery is now closed.
£499.00 Inc. VAT
(£415.83 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 60%
Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
A very special edition Royal Lochnagar distilled from the first batch of barley processed at the Roseisle maltings in 1981, and bottled to celebrate their 25th anniversary.
£550.00 Inc. VAT
(£458.33 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 62.3%
Lowland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
The Rare Malts are a now-discontinued series of cask-strength releases designed by Diageo to showcase some of the hidden treasures in their portfolio. This Rosebank is even rarer by virtue of being both a Lowland malt and from a distillery that ceased production in 1993.
£599.00 Inc. VAT
(£499.17 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 61.1%
Lowland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
The Rare Malts are a now-discontinued series of cask-strength releases designed by Diageo to showcase some of the hidden treasures in their portfolio. This Rosebank is even rarer by virtue of being both a Lowland malt and from a distillery that ceased production in 1993.
£599.00 Inc. VAT
(£499.17 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 58.2%
Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Signatory
A 1981 vintage Brora from independent bottlers Signatory as part of their Cask Strength Collection. Distilled on 8th December, this was aged in a sherry butt for 23 years before being bottled on 27th April 2005.
£699.00 Inc. VAT
(£582.50 Ex. VAT)
100cl / 43%
Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
A litre bottle of the 1981 vintage release of Lagavulin's PX sherry matured distillers edition. This third vintage to be released was bottled at the turn of the millennium in 2000.
£699.00 Inc. VAT
(£582.50 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 54.5%
Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
A special bottling of Glenmorangie consisting of whisky hand selected by the distillery manager and bottled in 1998. 1981 has been a much loved vintage of the distillery's staff and this looks to have been one of the first bottlings to start off that affection.
£799.00 Inc. VAT
(£665.83 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 60.4%
Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky
The Bottlers
A 1981 vintage Port Ellen from Edinburgh based independent bottlers The Bottlers. Distilled in May (just two years before the distillery closed) it was aged for 19 years before being bottled in July 2000 from a single refill sherry butt at full strength.
£850.00 Inc. VAT
(£708.33 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 62%
Island Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
Widely regarded as one of the finest Taliskers ever released, garnering 95 points from Jim Murray and the comment 'Miss this and your life will be incomplete'. Simply stunning.
£899.00 Inc. VAT
(£749.17 Ex. VAT)
75cl / 64.7%
Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Scotch Malt Whisky Society
A rare Scotch Malt Whisky Society bottling of young whisky from the most cult of closed distilleries - Port Ellen. Distilled in April 1981, shortly before they closed, and bottled in November 1991 at just 10 years old.
£950.00 Inc. VAT
(£791.67 Ex. VAT)
75cl / 64.7%
Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Scotch Malt Whisky Society
A rare Scotch Malt Whisky Society release from the most cult of closed distilleries - Port Ellen, the third such cask they bottled. Distilled in April 1981, shortly before it closed, and bottled in November 1991 at just 10 years old.
£999.00 Inc. VAT
(£832.50 Ex. VAT)
70cl / 40%
Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Distillery Bottling
Another of the hugely popular Macallan Gran Reserva series, released around the turn of the century. These releases were made in small batches from casks that were too good to be vatted into the standard 18yo release and are highly prized by collectors today.
£1,500.00 Inc. VAT
(£1,250.00 Ex. VAT)
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