World's largest whiskey bottle sells for nearly $1.4 million

World's largest whiskey bottle sells for nearly $1.4 million

May 28, 2022 by CBS News

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  • World May 28, 2022 / 11:24 AM / CBS News A nearly 6-foot tall bottle of Scotch whiskey, the largest in the world, sold for $1.375 million at auction this week.
  • The bottle, called the Intrepid, was filled last year and subsequently named the largest bottle of whiskey in the world by Guinness World Records.
  • Fah Mai and Rosewin Holdings Plc Daniel Monk, of Fah Mai and Rosewin Holdings, decided to launch the project "in memory of his father Captain Stanley Monk (the auction day would have been his 80th birthday), and inspired by his passion for adventure, exploration and a desire to help raise money for several charities," Lyon and Turnbull said.
  • Several "exclusive bottle sets and miniatures" of the same whiskey used in the Intrepid were also sold, the auction house said.

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