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Rare Whiskies, Rarified Prices

When superpremium isn’t enough
Jack Bettridge
Issue: February 28, 2010

What would you say to a $2,200 shot?

That's about how much you'd pay for an ounce-and-a-half pour of the Glenfiddich 50-Year-Old Scotch that recently pulled in $38,000 at a charity auction. Only five bottles are sold annually, but scarcity is not the only appeal.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands February 2, 2010.

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