Aged whisky can be expensive, and by costly, we’re not speaking the form of costs you’d discover on the highest shelf on the grocery store or your nook liquor retailer, we’re speaking critical money. Johnnie Walker and Glenlivet just lately put their 50 12 months aged whiskies in the marketplace with value tags round $25,000. And a 62-year-old bottle of Macallan can see public sale costs as excessive as $1.5 million. If we spent that a lot on a whisky, we’d hoard it — not pouring a glass for anybody lower than a wealthy previous man who landed on our dig web site to mysteriously provide us the wondrous opportunity to see dinosaurs once again walk the Earth. Or Beyoncé.
Craigellachie noticed this tendency for whisky aficionados to avoid wasting these costly bottles — leaving them to collect mud on a shelf — and determined it will be a disgrace for their very own 51-year-old scotch to by no means be tasted. So, with that sentiment in thoughts, they’ve determined to provide it totally free to some fortunate whisky followers as an alternative.
They’ll be serving their new Craigellachie 51 (by way of a touring bar pop-up appropriately named Bar 51) in a secret location in decrease Manhattan from Might seventh by Might ninth, earlier than packing up and shifting on to the subsequent spot. And it gained’t simply be a few individuals who will get to pattern it. Bar 51 has the capability to seat six individuals on the bar at a time, and could have a complete of 150 seatings over its three open nights. That’s quite a lot of very costly alcohol being given out.
To attain a seat, Craigellachie will probably be operating a lottery from now till Saturday, April 27th at 11:59 pm EST. Winners will probably be alerted on Monday, April 29th, which gives you a couple of week’s time to resolve which of your fortunate associates you’re taking with you — sure, that’s proper, you and a pal will get to faux you’re residing on a yacht within the French Riviera sipping insanely costly drinks and….utilizing hundred greenback payments as rest room paper or one thing? We don’t know what wealthy individuals do.
To enter, hit up Craigellachie’s lottery page and in the event you win, think about taking us as your plus one. I imply, you form of owe us a strong for placing this in your radar within the first place.