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08 October 2019

SMWS 24.100 A Bungee Jumper's Dram Macallan 1996 70cl / 59.5%
SMWS 24.100 A Bungee Jumper's Dram Macallan 1996 70cl / 59.5%
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SMWS 24.100 A Bungee Jumper's Dram Macallan 1996 70cl / 59.5%

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Scotch Malt Whisky Society

May 2008

Single Malt Scotch Whisky

Scotland

Speyside

59.5%

1996

Description

A 1996 vintage whisky from the Scotch Malt Whisky Society. This whisky was distilled at Macallan distillery in June 1996, matured for 11 years, and bottled in May 2008.

This bottle is subtitled: A bungee jumper's dram.

The Scotch Malt Whisky Society (SMWS) was established as a private members' club in 1983 by a group of friends and whisky enthusiasts. After moving into the Vaults in Leith (former home of J G Thomson), the group bottled their first whisky, labelled 1.1., a 1975 Glenfarclas. From there the Society grew and began to release monthly bottlings, focusing on single cask expressions bottled at cask strength, each identified only by their code and tasting notes. In 1995, founder Philip 'Pip' Hill resigned as director. The Society opened two more venues in London and Edinburgh, and was purchased by Glenmorangie in 2004. The labels and bottles were redesigned in 2008 to mark the 25th anniversary of the club, but the code system still remained (though it is now widely known which numbers refer to which distilleries). While still focusing on Scotch whisky, SMWS also bottles rum, Cognac, Armagnac, bourbon and other spirits. It was purchased by a consortium of investors in 2015.

Condition

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. Older bottles often contain small amounts of sediment.
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.

Fill Level

Base of neck

Approx. shipping weight

1.50kg
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