A Bottle Of Macallan 450 For $35,000?

You may require an explanation – there is one – sort of…

For March Madness, MacAllan 12 Hits Buzzer Beater…Again

Last year at this same time, WhiskyCritic was afflicted with the same disease – the notorious March Madness – and last year, WC sought out the same cure, a dollop of MacAllan 12-Year-Old. Needless to say, it not only hit the spot but also eradicated the spot and made sure the spot didn’t lay any […]

Rare Cask Single Malt Emerges From Macallan

Macallan has released what they are calling their Rare Cask single malt due to the fact that the casks used in creating this whisky will not be used in the future. Macallan Rare Cask single malt Scotch whisky uses a selection of both American and Spanish oak casks in creating the whisky. Macallan Rare Cask […]

Savoy Hotel Commissions Special Macallan-Holding Decanters For Its Birthday

London’s venerable Savoy Hotel is having its 125th birthday party and to celebrate the occasion, they have collaborated with Specialty Drinks to produce special decanters holding a rare, single cask 48-Year-Old Macallan. Each box housing a decanter will also contain a segment of the Savoy’s American bar top – which was constructed in 1974 but […]

Macallan 50-Year-Old Sells At Auction

A bottle of Macallan 50-Year-Old sold for $31,875 at the Bonhams auction in Edinburgh, Scotland today. The Macallan 50-Year-Old was stored in a custom Lalique crystal decanter.

Macallan Rare Cask Whisky Video Discussion

Paul Ross, CEO and President of Edrington Americas, discusses Macallan Rare Cask and all things Macallan…

Two New Distilleries In The Works

Two new whisky distilleries – one for Macallan and one for Teeling – are in the works. The Teeling Whiskey Distillery will be located in downtown Dublin, Ireland, and be a pot still distillery with the capability of producing 500,000 liters of Irish whiskey per year. Meanwhile, the new Macallan distillery will be built from […]

Constantine Attracts Big Money

As expected, people threw big money at Constantine and after the flurry of money was over – Constantine went for $631,850 to the highest bidder [and no, we don’t imply the usage of marijuana]. Constantine, as you may recall from WC’s article a little over a week ago, is the name of one of the […]