Benromach Classic 1949 whisky is top tipple at Bonhams


2015-06-26 13:26:51


Benromach Classic 1949 whisky is top tipple at Bonhams

A single bottle of the Benromach Classic 55-year-old whisky from 1949 has a $6,400 estimate

Bonhams will auction a celebrated bottle of Benromach Classic 1949scotchin its Edinburgh Whisky auction on October 2.

Benromach 1949 whiskyBenromach is a single malt from the smallest distillery in Speyside

The 55-year-old bottle will sell with a 3,500-4,000 ($5,600-6,400) estimate. It is number 17 of just 83 bottlesever produced, and comesin a copper presentation case.

The sale will also offer a bottle of the Ardbeg 1965, which is presented in a glass case and is one of just 261 bottles. It will sell with a 3,000-3,500 ($4,800-5,600) estimate.

On October 13, Bonhams will sell abottle of Aberlour-Glenlivet scotch, given by John F Kennedy to his old roommate, for an estimated $3,000.

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