01 aprile 2013

Fai un'offerta per il preferito di Bond

Un sorso di 007. Il 17 aprile, a Londra, Sotheby's batterà all'asta una bottiglia di Macallan del 1962 comparsa nel film Skyfall.

L'etichetta è firmata da Daniel Craig, Javier Bardem e Bérénice Marlohe. La bottiglia - lotto 349 - ha un valore stimato tra 5.550 e 9.200 euro.

The bottle celebrates both 50 years of the James Bond franchise and of the whisky’s vintage. The label is the only one to include the signatures of Bond himself, Daniel Craig, along with Javier Bardem and Bérénice Marlohe.

Distilled in 1962 and first bottled in 1977, then rebottled in 2009, excellent level, pristine appearance, packed in presentation owc, banded until inspection, hand written 44.1% abv and 700ml. 

Tasting notes by The Macallan: Cherry wood in colour, the nose shows toffee apple and creme brulee, with light toasted nutmeg, on the palate, there is fruit with ginger and cinnamon spices, light peat, apple, citrus, light wood spices, with peat on the finish.

Il ricavato? All proceeds of the auction will benefit charities supporting former and serving members of the intelligence agencies.