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Port Ellen 1978 24 Year Old 2nd Release

Lot: 105569
Port Ellen 1978 24 Year Old 2nd Release
Port Ellen 1978 24 Year Old 2nd Release
Port Ellen 1978 24 Year Old 2nd Release
Port Ellen 1978 24 Year Old 2nd Release
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Winning Bid: £975

Port Ellen 1978 24 Year Old 2nd Release

Distillery:
Port Ellen
Age:
24 Year Old
Vintage:
1978
Region:
Islay
Bottler:
Official
Cask Type:
N/A
Bottle Strength:
59.35%
Bottle Size:
70cl
Distillery Status:
Closed

Port Ellen 1978 24 Year Old 2nd Release

The second of the incredibly popular Port Ellen annual releases.  Distilled in 1978 and bottled 24 years later in 2002, bottled at cask strength. 

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.

Limited to 12,000 bottles, this is number 8752.

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Condition
  • Fill level in neck and shoulder join
  • Stains and foxing on label
  • Foxing on box label with some accretion elsewhere and on glass
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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.

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