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There are those for whom whiskey is so much more than a drink. For some, it’s a hobby, which might include traveling around the world to distilleries, collecting bottles, and thus becoming a walking encyclopedia for bourbon, scotch, and single-malts. Then, there are those who take it very, very seriously, and see whiskey as an investment: individuals who are willing to part with big dollar for a sought-after bottle.

Just last month, a rare bottle of Scotch whiskey went for a world record $1.9m at auction in London. Distilled in 1926, the 700ml bottle of Macallan Fine and Rare 60-Year-Old 1926 comes from cask number 263, the contents of which were bottled in 1986 after maturing for six decades in European Oak at Macallan’s distillery near the River Spey in Scotland. Cask 263 has become a multimillion-dollar batch for the Scottish distillery, producing six record-setting bottles.

Fortunately, you don’t have to be a millionaire to enjoy whiskey. Whether you drink it neat or on the rocks, mixed as an Irish coffee or an Old Fashioned (or consider that sacrilege), these essentials will appeal to you. Including glassware, a drinks cart, and bottles, of course, we’ve got you covered.

Bourbon

Kentucky Straigh Bourbon Whiskey

Kentucky Straigh Bourbon Whiskey

$56

Wild Turkey

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Scotch

18 Year Old Single Malt Scotch Whisky

18 Year Old Single Malt Scotch Whisky

from $135

Highland Park

(Available at 2 Merchants)
(Available at 2 Merchants)

Irish

Green Spot Single Pete Still Irish Whiskey

Green Spot Single Pete Still Irish Whiskey

$53

Spot Whiskey

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Japanese

Hibiki 17-year-old Blended Whisky

Hibiki 17-year-old Blended Whisky

$575

Suntory

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Ice Tongs

Mattea Ice Tongs

Mattea Ice Tongs

$125

Aerin

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Decanter

Atlas Lead Crystal Spirits Decanter

Atlas Lead Crystal Spirits Decanter

$195

Vista Alegre

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Drinks Cart

Small Round Wheeled Bar Cart

Small Round Wheeled Bar Cart

$395

American Atelier

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Coasters

Lucas Set of 4 Stone Coasters with Holder

$350

Aerin

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  • Words by: Eloise Edgington
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