Information on 67 year old whiskey

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Information on 67 year old whiskey

Postby daisy12chic » Tue Dec 26, 2006 10:44 pm

I have two bottles of whiskey. The first is a 1939 unopened bottle of Seagram's V.O. Canadian Whiskey. The other is a 1967 bottle of Canadian Club Whiskey. I have attached pictures (hopefully they show up). I am wondering what these might be worth and how to get in touch with collectors if they might want them. Please let me know if you have any thoughts. Thanks so much!
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Unsure

Postby daisy12chic » Tue Dec 26, 2006 10:50 pm

We also have this bottle which I forgot to post but I'm unsure what it is. Thanks!
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Postby Jan » Tue Dec 26, 2006 10:56 pm

Well, while I am certainly no expert regarding old bottles of blended canadian whisky, I think, based on previous answers to similar questions, that your bottles are not worth that much. Sorry.

The last picture is of a bottle of rosé wine, a sparkly wine, that is quite refreshing in the summertime.

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Postby vitara7 » Tue Dec 26, 2006 11:02 pm

rookie error... the whisky isnt 67 year old, the aged it was bottled at it will always be.
what you have is a 76year old whisky bottle with whatever age whisky it is inside.

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Postby Deactivated Member » Wed Dec 27, 2006 12:18 am

Mateus! My buddies drank gallons of that stuff when they were 19.

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Postby TheLaddie » Wed Dec 27, 2006 1:19 am

Jan wrote:The last picture is of a bottle of rosé wine, a sparkly wine, that is quite refreshing in the summertime.


I bet that bottle isn't though. Unlike a fine vintage champagne I don't think Mateus Rose is famed for its potential to mature in the bottle, particularly if it has been upright all this time... :?

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Postby TheLaddie » Wed Dec 27, 2006 1:23 am

MrTattieHeid wrote:Mateus! My buddies drank gallons of that stuff when they were 19.


Oh I remember the heady days when I considered Liebfraumich, and Hock as sophisticated drinks (with Asti Spumante for special occasions!) Spending ages looking through the wine list beforer plumping for the "Blue Nun." A bottle of Grouse was a rare treat!

I was a pretty cheap date back then...

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Postby corbuso » Wed Dec 27, 2006 10:36 am

The Canadian Club is a 6 years old whisky.
Old canadian whiskies are not much sought after. Some famous Scotch whiskies from that period have reached about US$ 150.
I would be suprised if you will get more than US$50 for each of these bottles.

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Postby EdipisReks » Wed Dec 27, 2006 10:58 am

i would just drink them.

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Postby vitara7 » Wed Dec 27, 2006 11:56 am

just drink them, when else could you say youve had whisky from that era

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Postby dram_time » Wed Dec 27, 2006 4:09 pm

TheLaddie wrote: with Asti Spumante for special occasions!..


A friend and I once drank five bottles of Asti between us in an afternoon (when we were about 19) a fact i am still proud of.

Dt.

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Postby vitara7 » Wed Dec 27, 2006 4:15 pm

5 bottles of Asti Spumante , id be embarrased to admit id drunk it myself...

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Postby Deactivated Member » Wed Dec 27, 2006 5:54 pm

:roll: Do you ever get the idea folks come here (and other forums) asking for 'info' when what they're really hoping for is a buyer? (No need to answer -- it's a 'thinking-aloud' question that kinda answers itself, huh?)

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Postby TheLaddie » Wed Dec 27, 2006 7:16 pm

dram_time wrote:
TheLaddie wrote: with Asti Spumante for special occasions!..


A friend and I once drank five bottles of Asti between us in an afternoon (when we were about 19) a fact i am still proud of.

Dt.


As long as, like me, you are now the grey/balding side of 30, you can be forgiven...

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Postby TheLaddie » Wed Dec 27, 2006 7:17 pm

TNbourbon wrote::roll: Do you ever get the idea folks come here (and other forums) asking for 'info' when what they're really hoping for is a buyer? (No need to answer -- it's a 'thinking-aloud' question that kinda answers itself, huh?)


The thought hadn't even begun to contemplate the merest possibility of crossing my mind... :roll:


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