This weekend saw the launch of the Macallan’s latest travel retail release, Concept Number 1 2018, at Dubai International Airport. Concept Number 1 2018 will be available from other select travel retail outlets from January 2019.
All in all, approx. 84.000 bottles will be available, recommended retail price is $125.
The Macallan themselves says they have by releasing the Concept created “… a single malt whisky inspired by the world of surreal art and incorporating innovative production techniques.”.
The Macallan is expected to release more editions in the Concept series in 2019.
Concept Number 1 2018
Cask type: Double maturation; Sherry-seasoned Oak casks?& finish in ex-bourbon casks (equal amount of time for each maturation)
Number of bottles: Approx. 84.000 bottles (equivalent to 68 casks)
Price: RSP 125 USD