Diamond Jubilee Blended Scotch Whisky by John Walker & Sons
Queens Diamond Jubilee in 2012, Walker & Sons’ presented a rare edition whisky.For The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee in 2012, John Walker & Sons, Scotch Whisky Distillers By Appointment to Her Majesty The Queen, is to produce an extremely limited edition of 60 crystal decanters of ‘Diamond Jubilee Blended Scotch Whisky by John Walker & Sons’, a unique blend of whiskies distilled in 1952 and finished in a marrying cask of English oak from The Queen’s Sandringham Estate.
These rare editions will be offered, by invitation only, for private sale at GBP100,000 each.John Walker & Sons will donate all profits from the sale, with a guarantee of at least GBP1million, to the Queen Elizabeth Scholarship Trust (QEST), the charitable arm of the Royal Warrant Holders Association. This will support the QEST Diamond Jubilee Appeal, through which it aims to grow its scholarship base, build a mentoring programme and enable traditional craftsmanship to flourish in Britain.
Presented in a lead crystal decanter adorned with a Britania Silver collar with a half carat diamond set by hand ,the “Diamond Jubilee Blended Scotch Whisky by John Walker & Sons” is unique.And this is not all.A pair of hand-engraved lead crystal glasses and a leather bound,personalised, hand-embellished artefact book will be accompanied it.Sixty editions of “Diamond Jubilee by John Walker & Sons” will be bottled on 6th February 2012.