Marcus Hiles | Macallan in Lalique, Pappy & Madeira | Top Shelf Online
Sotheby's is pleased to present Marcus Hiles | Macallan in Lalique, Pappy & Madeira | Top Shelf Online. This special online auction which features a selection of superlative spirits and ancient madeiras is lead by six exclusive The Macallan in Lalique ‘Six Pillars’ Collection decanters, each encasing some of the rarest single malts available on the market today. Each limited edition decanter is offered in its original presentation case accompanied by its respective crystal stopper. The reference-point Pappy Van Winkle also figures prominently, including the Family Reserve 15, 20, and 23 Years Old. In addition, some of the world’s rarest Madeiras from the greatest shippers and partidistas round out this sale, including the legendary Borges “HMB” Terrantez, mythical 1720 HM Borges Pather, and 1794 Adegas de Torreão Verdelho.
Marcus D. Hiles, the Texas-based property developer and philanthropist, amassed his wine and spirits collection over the course of several decades. This significant, meticulously stored collection reflects his impeccable tastes, charting the high points of Burgundy, Champagne, Bordeaux, Italy and California, with an equally impressive selection of spirits and Madeiras.
For more information on Marcus D. Hiles and his wine collection, please see the live auction of Brilliant Burgundy, to be held at Sotheby’s New York on March 9.
Bidding for this auction will be open from February 22 - 12 March.