The Distillers One of One

The Distillers One of One

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Beam Suntory

Bowmore Onyx 51 Year Old 1970 (1 BT1.4 LITR + 1 BT10)

No reserve

Auction Closed

December 3, 03:43 PM GMT


100,000 - 180,000 GBP

Lot Details


Bowmore Onyx 51 Year Old 1970 (1 BT1.4 LITR + 1 BT10)

An exceptionally rare and entirely unique 51 Year Old single malt, Bowmore Onyx is the encapsulation of time, with more than half a century of craftsmanship, quality and character embedded in its genesis and story. This one of one creation is presented in a striking, hand-blown, 1.4l black glass vessel which takes its inspiration from the incredible terroir of its island home. This is a once-in-a-lifetime release from Islay’s oldest distillery

Cask Type: American oak refill barrel

Distilled: 17th February 1970

Size: 1400ml (1.4l)

ABV: 48%

Master Blender: Ron Welsh

1 bt 1.4 Litres

1 bt 10cl


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