Originally Posted by Unregistered
I have a bottle of Knockando extra old reserve (1969). 750ml. Strange thing is it has Japanese writing on the back and label and also notes "imported by Nikka IDV ltd". As a 40 year old Scotch, is this of the quality I should hang on to for an incredibly special occasion or open and enjoy now?
The 16 June 2010 Bonham's auction in Edinburgh fetched 384 Pounds Sterling ( US $576.00 at the time...now US $611.00 ) for a 1969. Was it actually bottled in 2009 to make it a 40-Year-Old whisky or are you assuming the age is 40 years old because it is a 1969 vintage?