Rare Whisky 101 Blog

Cutting to the heart of the Rare Whisky market.

Posted in Rare Whisky Review by Andy on February 22, 2017

That might sound a little dull… continuation suggests nothing’s changing, the status quo remains the same. To some degree that’s right, however, what we’re seeing in early 2017 is…

Posted in Rare Whisky Review by Andy on September 29, 2016

We finished the last rare whisky review with the following statement – “…Although in the current market, a bargain seems increasingly unlikely”. A statement which currently…

Posted in Rare Whisky Review by Andy on August 26, 2016

When we finally close out August, we’ll have seen one of the largest (if not the single largest) open market volume months ever.

Posted in Rare Whisky Review by Andy on July 1, 2016

July saw Macallan’s 55 year old Lalique decanter set a new UK record price for the whole brand. Whisky-Online Auctions took a mighty £25,100 for this 55 year old ‘Macallan in…

Posted in Rare Whisky Review by Andy on June 24, 2016

As the rare whisky auction market in the UK has exploded over recent years, it’s become increasingly challenging to regularly feature coverage for each auction-house.

Whisky Bottle Brokerage

Our discreet whisky brokerage matches buyers and sellers. Collections are priced at current open market (UK auction) values.

Whisky Barrel Brokerage

Rare whisky still held in wood. Bespoke cask brokerage service to meet an increased demand.

Rare Whisky Valuations

Rare Whisky 101 has been the trusted 'go-to' place for factual, accurate Single Malt Scotch Whisky valuations for many years.