Feis Ile Bottlings

19. September 2016 | 1.6K Views

Each year thousands of people pilger to the Isle of Islay to celebrate the music and the malt alike. The local distilleries use this gathering as a reason to issue limited Feis Ile bottlings, which immediately get auctioned. 

MonthlyUpdate012 MONTHLY UPDATE

The Whiskystats Price Update for August 2016

9. September 2016 | 1.4K Views

Summertime flies by as the latest round of auctions took place. It seems like the overall price level took a short break from its steady rise. While the Yamazaki index soared up, price observations for Port Ellen bear some surprises. 


Ardbeg Galileo

22. August 2016 | 1.5K Views

The Ardbeg Galileo is named after the father of modern astronomy and we are eager to find out if it tastes truly heavenly and if secondary market prices skyrocketed too. 


The Whiskystats Price Update for July 2016

12. August 2016 | 1.5K Views

With the latest price observations the Feis Ile 2016 bottlings arrived in the Whiskystats database. The Highland Park index stopped its steady climb while a Glen Garioch Single Cask expression quintupled in value over the last 14 months. 

devilspunchbowl TASTE N STATS

The Devil´s Punch Bowl by Arran

5. August 2016 | 1.5K Views

We finally start combining measures of taste with our analysis of historic auction prices. This new category is called “Taste ‘n’ Stats” and the Devil´s Punch Bowl trilogy by Arran is the first object under investigation. 


From Diageo to Pernod Ricard, the Big Whisky Players

25. July 2016 | 1.9K Views

It is time for the next step in the analysis of the secondary whisky market. Today, we take a closer look at those entities who actually own the distilleries that produce the bottles we drink and trade. Who are they? How much do they own?