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William Penn Rye Whiskey Bottled 1930s-1940s - Consolidated Distilleries Limited 94.6cl / 50%
14 May 2019
A 94.6cl bottle of William Penn Rye Whiskey, distilled in bond under Government Supervision and bottled by Consolidated Distilleries Limited, Montreal, Canada. We estimate this was bottled in the mid 1930s to mid 1940s.
Consolidated Distilleries Limited was established in 1920 and manufactured American style whiskey such as rye and bourbon, including brands such as Old Crow, Corby's Special and William Penn. It was known for supplying American bootleggers during prohibition and counted organised crime syndicates among its customers.
Please see images for fill level and label condition. Note damage to the label and tax strip.
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.