Talisker - 8 Year Old 1980s 75cl

Lot Id: 161887

Talisker - 8 Year Old 1980s 75cl

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Found on the beautiful Island of Skye, the Talisker distillery was founded by Hugh and Kenneth MacAskill in 1830. The two were as you probably guessed...brothers. A freak fire resulted in the distillery being badly damaged, so much so that had to be rebuilt in the 1960s. Eventually, as the drinks giant Diageo knocked on the door, they were added to their portfolio. 

This older bottling is from the 1980s and was produced under Johnnie Walker  'The Golden Spirit of the Isle of Skye.'

  • Distillery: Talisker Whisky for auction
  • Bottler: Distillery
  • Country: Scotland
  • Region: Islands
  • Size: 75cl
  • Type: Single Malt Whisky
  • Age: 8 Year Old
  • Strength (%): 45.8%
  • Distillery Status: Operational
  • Fill Level: High Shoulder
  • Lot Type: Full Size
  • Shipping Weight: 2.00 KG

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