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Top Trumps: Record made for signature bottle of whisky at McTear's Auctioneers, Glasgow

Top Trumps: Record made for signature bottle of whisky at McTear's Auctioneers, Glasgow

Thursday, 2 February 2017

The GlenDronach distillery, established in 1826 and located by Huntly, is instantly recognisable due to its use of the finest hand selected sherry casks from Spain. It has a rich history and still produces this spirit of traditional methods. After be... View Blog
One Hundred Not Out! SMWS Glenfarclas at McTear's.

One Hundred Not Out! SMWS Glenfarclas at McTear's.

Friday, 29 July 2016

Founded in 1983, the mission of The Scotch Malt Whisky Society is to ‘provide their members with an adventurous and fun journey of discovery of the world's widest collection of single cask whiskies’. Each bottling has to be approved by th... View Blog
Dallas Dhu Doing The Business at McTear's!

Dallas Dhu Doing The Business at McTear's!

Friday, 8 July 2016

July's Rare & Collectable Whisky Auction was another resounding success, with a good turnout, good whisky and good bidding resulting in some astounding hammer prices.  The pick of the bunch was this month's headline act: Black Bowmore 196... View Blog
First Cask Fiesta at McTear's Whisky Auction

First Cask Fiesta at McTear's Whisky Auction

Thursday, 23 June 2016

This month’s Rare & Collectable Whisky Auction has been blessed with an impressive collection of 19 ‘First Cask’ bottlings, all kindly consigned by one vendor from the south coast of England. These releases were exclusively ... View Blog
Black Bowmore to return to McTear's Whisky Auction in Glasgow

Black Bowmore to return to McTear's Whisky Auction in Glasgow

Saturday, 18 June 2016

 McTear's are delighted to see the legendary Black Bowmore 1964 2nd Edition consigned to July's Rare & Collectable Whisky Auction, taking place in Glasgow on Wednesday 6th July at 10:30am.  This very special bottling from Islay's old... View Blog
 £45 MACALLAN WHISKY DISCOVERED IN ELGIN SELLS FOR £1600

£45 MACALLAN WHISKY DISCOVERED IN ELGIN SELLS FOR £1600

Sunday, 5 June 2016

An Elgin man got a pleasant surprise when his £45 bottle of whisky was sold at one of the world’s most prestigious whisky auctions for £1600. The gentleman, who wishes to remain anonymous, had been gifted the 25 year old The Maca... View Blog
MARVELLOUS MACALLAN

MARVELLOUS MACALLAN

Friday, 20 May 2016

 The Rare & Collectable Whisky Auction this April at McTear’s showcases an excellent selection of Scottish whisky, with hundreds of magnificent malts, brilliant blends and great grain whiskies. Once again McTear’s are spoilt ... View Blog
Macallan Once Again 'Man of the Match' at McTear's

Macallan Once Again 'Man of the Match' at McTear's

Thursday, 19 May 2016

As this summer’s European Championships in France approach, Scotland supporters will once again be left at home to lick their wounds and dream of what could have been. However, consolation can be sought in this month’s Rare & Collecta... View Blog
 PORT ELLEN – FIT FOR A QUEEN

PORT ELLEN – FIT FOR A QUEEN

Tuesday, 3 May 2016

This month at McTear’s we seen the Wine Auction take a temporary back seat, as the Rare & Collectable Whisky Auction takes centre stage. And what a line-up there was, with a stunning selection of whisky for collectors, drinkers and investor... View Blog
March is the Month of Macallan at McTear's

March is the Month of Macallan at McTear's

Thursday, 24 March 2016

The Rare & Collectable Whisky Auction started with a bang – the first lot 976, the Talisker 1958, set the tone of the sale by cruising to reach the higher end of its estimate of £600 hammer. Macallan put in a good show as always, a... View Blog


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