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Posted in Monthly Whisky Market Watch by Andy on November 12, 2018

With many iconic bottles smashing previous record values and the sale of the 1926 Macallan Adami fetching a staggering £848,000 (£700,000 without auction commission), October has…

Posted in Rare Whisky Review by Andy on June 5, 2018

May 2018 hasn’t let us down with over a staggering 10k bottles being sold across both Scotch and Japanese Whisky in this month alone.

Posted in Rare Whisky Review by Jamie on May 14, 2018

With Quarter 2 of 2018 now firmly in motion, we can see the expected trends emerging as the volume of bottles sold in April has dipped slightly yet the value has continued to grow.…

Posted in Rare Whisky Review by Jamie on March 29, 2018

So far March 2018 has provided fascinating reading and some very strong results in the UK secondary market. Both volume and value are showing marked increases confirming the market…

Posted in Rare Whisky Review by Jamie on March 9, 2018

As 2018 is now fully under way, we can see that while the UK secondary market was previously dominated and driven by Macallan, there has been a shift in the scales

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