The Macallan 18 Year Old 1980 Vintage Label
  • Category Scotch
  • Country Scotland
  • Region Highland
  • Distillery The Macallan
  • Age 18 Year Old
  • Distillation date 1980
  • Style Single Malt Scotch Whisky
  • Bottling date 1998
  • Maturation Sherry Wood
  • Alcohol 43%
California residents: Click here for Proposition 65 WARNING.
  • sherry
  • malted barley
  • oak
  • grain
  • sugar
  • damp
  • toasted
  • cereal
  • ginger

The Macallan

18 Year Old 1980 Vintage Label (0.75l, 43%)
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Macallan. No introduction needed. That’s because this Speyside distillery’s Whisky is highly sought after, with the price of its vintage expressions going through the roof. Its Sherry-soaked soul and the distillery’s strict adherence to traditional production are just some of the reasons the Macallan name is legendary in the Scotch world.

And this one? Well. It was distilled in 1980 and bottled 18 years later at an optimal 43% ABV. Let’s just say the history books have already taken note.



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  • Category Scotch
  • Country Scotland
  • Region Highland
  • Distillery The Macallan
  • Age 18 Year Old
  • Distillation date 1980
  • Style Single Malt Scotch Whisky
  • Bottling date 1998
  • Maturation Sherry Wood
  • Alcohol 43%
California residents: Click here for Proposition 65 WARNING.
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  • sherry
  • malted barley
  • oak
  • grain
  • sugar
  • damp
  • toasted
  • cereal
  • ginger
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Character Dogson
It's unknown where the Macallan name comes from, but there are a few possibilities circling around. The most popular one is that it comes from two words in the Gallic language. “Magh” which refers to a fertile piece of ground and “Eilean” which curiously enough means, “of Saint Fillans.” Over time “Magh Eilean” became Anglicised as Macallan.
Is Scotch always Scottish? What do you think? Yes. The answer is yes.
Whisky distilling goes way back to 1494 when the first recorded batch was made by a posse of monks who acquired about 60 gallons of barley and decided to turn it into "aqua vitae". They created the first 1,500 bottles of Scotch in History.
Can Scotch go bad? Technically, an unopened bottle of Scotch can last forever. Air is the only true evil to Whisky; once the liquid is oxidized it is no longer immortal. After opening, as long as you store your Whisky in a cool, dry place, it will last another 5 years.
The Macallan Speyside estate is the only distillery ground in Scotland where you can fish for atlantic salmon. It sits right on the River Spey and from February to September is the perfect location for some salmon fishing.
Scotch Whisky is seldom aged in new barrels. Bourbon and Tennessee Whiskey casks are usually used for maturation. In addition to that, Whisky is often matured or finished in various wine casks such as Sherry or Port.
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Dog Dogson's Smartass corner
Character Dogson
It's unknown where the Macallan name comes from, but there are a few possibilities circling around. The most popular one is that it comes from two words in the Gallic language. “Magh” which refers to a fertile piece of ground and “Eilean” which curiously enough means, “of Saint Fillans.” Over time “Magh Eilean” became Anglicised as Macallan.
Is Scotch always Scottish? What do you think? Yes. The answer is yes.
Whisky distilling goes way back to 1494 when the first recorded batch was made by a posse of monks who acquired about 60 gallons of barley and decided to turn it into "aqua vitae". They created the first 1,500 bottles of Scotch in History.
Can Scotch go bad? Technically, an unopened bottle of Scotch can last forever. Air is the only true evil to Whisky; once the liquid is oxidized it is no longer immortal. After opening, as long as you store your Whisky in a cool, dry place, it will last another 5 years.
The Macallan Speyside estate is the only distillery ground in Scotland where you can fish for atlantic salmon. It sits right on the River Spey and from February to September is the perfect location for some salmon fishing.
Scotch Whisky is seldom aged in new barrels. Bourbon and Tennessee Whiskey casks are usually used for maturation. In addition to that, Whisky is often matured or finished in various wine casks such as Sherry or Port.
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