Malt Whisky

Rare and Collectable.

The most expensive Scotch whisky ever auctioned. Special signed limited edition of 500 bottles.

The Glenfiddich 50 Year Old is one of the most rare and magnificent single malt Scotch whiskies. Only 500 bottles have been produced, each signed by Alexander Grant Gordon, former Chairman, and great-grandson of the company's founder. This is the most expensive whisky ever sold at auction, achieving 99,999,999 lira at a charity auction in Italy in the 1990s.

In the 1930s, William Grant & Sons Ltd laid down nine casks of Glenfiddich spirit for maturation, one for each of William Grant's nine children, who helped their father build The Glenfiddich Distillery. After lying undisturbed for over 50 years, the highly symbolic collection was finally bottled on 26th July 1991.

As a result of its 50-year maturation in 100% plain oak casks, this is the darkest Glenfiddich whisky, with an astonishing taste. It has a well-balanced nose, with a pleasantly sweet woody aroma. This progresses to a smooth, sweet fruity flavour with undercurrents of peat and oak. David Stewart, Glenfiddich Malt Master, recommends, "It is better drunk straight without the addition of water. The taste is shorter than younger whisky; like rare old cognacs."

Collector's notes: Limited edition of 500 bottles; packaged in a hand-made oak box with a brass plaque; bottle label and tasting notes personalised with the bottle number and bottling date; each bottle signed by Alexander Grant Gordon, former chairman of William Grant & Sons Ltd and great-grandson of Glenfiddich distillery founder William Grant; owner is issued with a Certificate and appointed a Freeman of the Glenfiddich Distillery.


Be the first to review, comment or discuss.


Don't miss the news.
Subscribe to our weekly newsletter.

Tag Cloud

One Percent Forest Le Verger Sam Baxendale Manchester Steven Young Luke Bensley John Russell Dark n Stormy Josh Beazeley Will Edmondson Liverpool Ron Coclon Herno Gin Dishoom Andy Graham Josh Ambrose 40th Anniversary Herno Mecanica craft beer Award Venice Bounty Rum Joe Wilkins Coffee Elliot Shenton Select Aperitivo Treacle Bar and Kitchen Arcane Mayfield Holly Law Atlantic Bar and Brasserie St Patrick's Day The Bitter Truth Dave Marsland Lexa Ulijaszek The Lakes Distillery Rum Chester Hoxton Pilla Brothers Little Mixers Prosecco Andrew Miller Edinburgh Xander Driver Kyle Atkinson Black Fire Coffee Liqueur Double Dutch Robert Burns Covid-19 Goslings Blended Malt Sankey's Seafood Kitchen and Bar Byrrh Toddy Petrus London Mixologist Steel Bonnets Antonio Palmarini Panos Dimou Hofmeister Sommelier Lockdown Cocktails Sherry Samantha Cox The Pickled Olive Native Sacred Spirits Lanique Rob Squire Andy Turner Spritz Woolton Distll No9 Daffy's Pussers The Milk Bar Aviation Pedrino St David's Day Video Hygge Jack Mitchell Batanga Tequila Isaac Jones Whisky Italy Denmark Calvados Shot Wine Gin Cocktails Mr Black Jerez Timmy Falzon Funkin Liqueur Goslings Rum The Spirit Business Gin Masters Elliot Doyle Halloween The Smugglers Cove Callooh Callay Hannah Sharp Jefferson Marella KIN Jindea Chris Churchman Joe Lynn Rachel Orange Cai Anderson Pere Magloire Spry Armagnac Birmingham Marquis de Montesquiou cocktails 33CankStreet Old Tom Sam Vesey Trailer Happiness Matt Hurst Estonia IO Premium Valentine's Reading Christmas Erin Davies Viru Adam Day RinQuinQuin Alibi