The Macallan 打破世界紀錄，在拍賣會上售出全世界最珍貴的威士忌
THE MACALLAN BREAKS WORLD RECORD FOR MOST EXPENSIVE WHISKY SOLD AT AUCTION
The Macallan獲健力士世界紀錄 (Guinness World Records™)譽為「拍賣會上售出最昂貴威士忌」的殊榮。The Macallan 64 年 Lalique Cire Perdue水晶酒瓶在拍賣會上以$460,000 美金(£291,125英鎊)售出。拍賣所得的款項將全數撥捐非牟利慈善團體charity : water，幫助發展中國家的人民提供清潔、安全的食水。
Lalique自2004年開始與The Macallan合作，打造限量的酒瓶，深受威士忌鑑賞家、Lalique收藏家及「objets d’art’」的愛好者愛戴。全新的Lalique Cire Perdue水晶酒瓶以脫蠟鑄造技術所製而成，是The Macallan和Lalique對卓越品質、美學及悠久的工藝傳統而結合的珍品。
Guinness World Records™ has awarded The Macallan the accolade of ‘most expensive whisky sold at auction’. The Macallan’s 64 Year Old in Lalique, Cire Perdue sold at auction for $460,000 (£291,125), with 100 percent of the proceeds benefitting charity: water, an organisation that provides access to clean, safe drinking water to people in developing nations.
Lalique has successfully collaborated with The Macallan since 2004. Over the years their limited crystal decanters have proved hugely admired and sought after by whisky consumers and connoisseurs, as well as collectors of Lalique crystal and lovers of beautiful ‘objets d’art’. This latest achievement, which was realized through the lost-wax moulding technique, is testament to the exceptional quality, artistry and longstanding tradition that is shared by both Lalique and The Macallan.