Glenfiddich Rare Collection 1937



2015-06-26 11:00:21

Glenfiddich Rare Collection 1937 is one of the oldest single malt Scotch whiskies in the world, manufactured by Glenfiddich Distillery in Dufftown, Scotland.

The whisky

A single cask of this whisky was produced, yielding only 61 bottles.

The whisky was produced in 1937 when a handmade oak cask was filled with liquid from stills at the Glenfiddich Distillery in Scotland and laid down in a dunnage warehouse to mature.

The spirit was aged for 64 years and was finally bottled in 2001.

The whisky is a rich walnut colour with hints of toffee, cinnamon, cloves and cedar.


Glenfiddich is a single malt whisky distillery in Dufftown, Scotland.

The company was founded in 1886 by William Grant.

Grant bought some second hand distillery equipment and together with his wife, seven sons, two daughters and one stonemason, built the Glenfiddich Distillery.

The entire project cost £800.

Glenfidich’s first pure malt whisky ran from the stills on December 25 1997.

Though they have been through some difficult times, Glenfiddich remains one of the most famous names is whisky to date.

Notable sales

A bottle of Glenfiddich Rare Collection 1937 was sold for $20,000 at a charity auction in New York in 2006. The auction was in aid of the charity, City Harvest.

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