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Lot 46368

Macallan 1949 50 Year Old Millennium Decanter Donated By Edrington 70cl / 43%

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Lot Information


Official Distillery Bottling

August 1999


Single Malt Scotch Whisky





Macallan Auction

Macallan Whisky Auction


The Macallan 50 Year Old Millennium decanter is regarded by some as the best Macallan ever bottled, giving an insight into the style of whisky produced at the distillery in the years following World War II.

Three Spanish oak sherry casks were filled on 14 January 1949 and matured for 50 years before being married together on 12 May 1999. At this stage, each of the casks was between 50.2% and 50.8% ABV, having lost more than 50% of the spirit to the angels. The hand-made Caithness Glass decanter was filled in August 1999.

The decanter and stopper are finished with copper detail and the oak presentation case features a copper ingot reclaimed from No.9 spirit still at The Macallan distillery.

This Macallan 1949 50 Year Old Millennium Decanter sold at our online auction for £32,500


Please see images for fill level and label condition.

Note the absence of a condition statement does not imply that this lot is in perfect condition or free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of ageing.

This bottle does not appear to be leaking. While we take every care to pack bottles securely we cannot guarantee that old corks and closures will not leak in transit.

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Upper shoulder

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