Writers Tears Cask Strength 2011

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Writers Tears Cask Strength 2011

Postby luceybe1 » Thu Jul 27, 2017 9:38 pm

Hi all,

I've had the very first Writers Tears Cask Strength 2011 with the scroll and discontinued glasses since it came out but struggle to find anything online regarding a price.
It hasn't appeared on any of the many auction sites in Scotland, and I've searched! No site has it. I've heard completely different opinions on the scale in terms of a selling price. Even one that sold for a large amount privately.

Could anyone shed more light on this bottle? I'm just surprised it's that hard to find, unless I'm missing something.

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Re: Writers Tears Cask Strength 2011

Postby IrishWhiskeyChaser » Fri Jul 28, 2017 11:45 am

Not 100% myself what the collectablity factor of these are myself and I haven't noticed any major high prices for these unfortunately.

What I do think is that they are a lovely whiskey.

There is one currently on auction on https://whiskyauction.com/ under Ireland & NorthernI along with a 2012,2013 & 2014

Current price is €72 but only ends on Sept 2nd so a long way to go yet so will be interesting to see how much it goes for.
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Re: Writers Tears Cask Strength 2011

Postby Good Whiskey Hunting » Fri Jul 28, 2017 7:38 pm

I'm lucky to have them.
There was
1200 in 2011.
1800 in 2012
2500 in 2013
1980 in 2014
2100 in 2015
& 2640 in 2016.

Most are 53% apart from the 2012. I think it originally retailed for €120 or something like that. As IWC says I'm not sure about the collectibility of it but if it is than the 2011 is the one to get.
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