No real surprises as the value of rare whiskies continues to rise.

The market for investing in and collecting rare whisky continues to boom, with a record number of bottles of rare whisky sold at auction in the UK during the first half of 2015, according to figures published today by whisky analyst, broker and investment experts Rare Whisky 101.

The big names in investment whisky continue to be Brora, The Dalmore and Port Ellen.

The first six months of the year saw 20,638 bottles of single malt Scotch whisky sold in the UK on the open market, an increase of 5,374 bottles and a 35% increase on the same period last year. Compared to the first half of last year, the value of collectables sold at auction grew 33.8% to £4.604m.
For more information you can visit the Rare Whisky 101 website by clicking here.

Information from Whisky Intelligence

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