The Distillers One of One

The Distillers One of One

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The Glenmorangie Company (LVMH)

Ardbeg Personalised 1975 Single Cask One of One Bottle + Experience (1 BT70 & EXP)

No reserve

Auction Closed

December 3, 03:43 PM GMT


30,000 - 40,000 GBP

Lot Details


Ardbeg Personalised 1975 Single Cask One of One Bottle + Experience

An all-inclusive VIP visit to Ardbeg Distillery to bottle one's own 70cl, one of one bottle of Ardbeg whisky from an extremely rare 1975 cask, preceding the distillery's closure in the 1980s, that has been hand selected by Dr Bill Lumsden. The visit will include a private tour, tasting, ceilidh and barbecue for two people for two nights

1 bt 70cl (opc)

Lying with the donor. Duty Paid


The buyer will have the option to take their personalised 70cl bottle home with them once the bottle is sealed and handed over to them at Ardbeg Distillery. Alternatively, Macdonald & Muir Ltd can ship it to the buyer’s chosen UK address with Macdonald & Muir Ltd covering the cost of sending and insurance until it reaches the chosen UK address. If the buyer wishes to take the bottle home with them, the buyer is fully liable for the bottle as soon as it has been handed over to them, including any costs involved in taking it home

Experience Conditions

Buyer and buyer’s plus one must both be 18+. This offer must be taken up by the end of 2022 with the buyer to confirm dates with Macdonald & Muir Ltd (contact Holly Johnstone or Ruth Thomson Flights from Glasgow airport to Islay included (Loganair airline). Cost of travel (within the UK only) included to Glasgow airport. Private transfers will be arranged for all travel on Islay. Cost of 2x breakfasts, 2x dinners (food and drinks) and 2 nights accommodation on Islay will be covered by Macdonald & Muir Ltd. Any additional food, drinks and accommodation to be covered by the buyer i.e. purchased in transit

Please note the purchase price does not include applicable shipping, taxes or import charges which may be charged in addition to the purchase price.

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Should you wish to ship, store or bottle your purchases, arrangements will be made directly with the Donor of this lot. Sotheby's will provide an introduction between the relevant buyer and donor in order for this to be arranged.