Whisky On The Block

Scotch has followed wine into the auction arena, with serious collectors making it big business
Issue: July 31, 2014

Whisky is bought primarily for three reasons: to drink, naturally, but also to collect and to invest. The enjoyment in accumulating a collection of rare whiskies can be easily appreciated by any wine lover who has cellared bottles for future enjoyment. Yet there are fundamental differences between collecting wine and collecting whisky. Wine Spectator's Jonny McCormick explains.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands July 1, 2014.

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