A Bottle From Cask No.1 sells for £15,000 in auctionOctober 10, 2023
We are delighted to have taken part in the Distillers One of One Auction for the second time. Our bottle, “Cask No.1”, from the first cask the distillery ever filled, offered a unique opportunity to own a remarkable piece of Kilchoman history and sold for a total of £15,000.
Hammer proceeds of 1.8 million from yesterday’s auction will primarily benefit the Distiller’s Charity’s Youth Action Fund, which aims to transform the lives of young people in Scotland aged between 16 and 25, by helping them to develop knowledge, confidence, resilience, and skills.
Yesterday’s result means that the first two Distillers One of One Auctions have raised a combined total of £4.2m for charity and we are delighted that we’ve been able to participate in both.
The Kilchoman 16 Years Old
This is a proud moment for all at the distillery as we release our oldest global bottling to date. A combination of 21 casks have been maturing for over 16 years, predominantly ex-bourbon barrels with a hint of ex-oloroso sherry, creating a perfectly balanced single malt. With a marriage of…November 6, 2023