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Antique Spirits

Our collection of Antique Spirits offers a fascinating glimpse into the past, featuring bottles from famous brands such as Jim Beam and Benedictine to forgotten historic producers lost in the mists of time.

With some of the collection dating back to the 1920s, this is a chance for serious collectors or those who are simply curious about these old bottlings to explore and own a piece of spirit history.

The vast majority of these spirits are fully drinkable, allowing connoisseurs to determine how famous brands have changed over time, and cocktail enthusiasts to create the most authentic period drinks possible.

Most bottles are in truly excellent condition considering their age, with intact seals and clean, clear labels. Some of course have suffered minor damage over their long lives and if this is the case we have endeavoured to let you know the exact condition.

Of course these are very much one-off products, and many are highly sought-after and increasingly valuable. We’ll be adding new bottles to the site as we discover them, so keep checking back for new arrivals. If you would like more details about a particular bottle, or would like us to try to source a specific one for you, do let us know.

If you are looking to add a particular bottle to your collection or you’re after a unique and intriguing gift, delve into our substantial range of Antique Spirits and discover the drinks of times past.

Wynand Fockink Four Compartment Liqueur Bottle - 1950s

114cl, 38.90%
Fockink

Made in the 1950s by Wynand Fockink (whom are still around today) in Amsterdam, this curious bottle has four compartments in it, each with a different liqueur inside. While two of the compartments…  More info

Wynand Fockink Four Compartment Liqueur Bottle - 1950s
$264.54

Bell’s Royal Reserve 20 Year Old Blended Scotch Whisky - 1980s

75cl, 40%
Bell's

This is a bottling of Bell's Royal Reserve 20 year old blend which was produced in the 1980s. Collectible and rare, it also comes with a presentation box that features (what else?) a bell.  More info

Bell’s Royal Reserve 20 Year Old Blended Scotch Whisky - 1980s
$185.18

Dufftown Glenlivet 8 Year Old - 1980s

75cl, 40%
Dufftown

8 year old Dufftown Glenlivet pure malt Scotch whisky, from the days where the term "pure malt" was still used - the 1980s. This was also when Arthur Bell & Sons owned the Dufftown distillery!  More info

Dufftown Glenlivet 8 Year Old - 1980s
$185.18

Keglevich Vodka - 1949-1959

75cl, 40%
Stock S.p.A. di Trieste

A very old bottle of Keglevich Vodka, made by Stock in Trieste at some point between 1949 and 1959, presented in an interesting bottle that we think looks like a still (or perhaps we just think about…  More info

Keglevich Vodka - 1949-1959
$198.41

Campari Bitters 1l - 1970s

100cl, 25%
Campari

A 100cl bottle of Campari bitters produced in the 1970s. A neat little antique that isn't all that little at all. Like I said, it's a 100cl bottle. These rare bottles are highly sought after by…  More info

Campari Bitters 1l - 1970s
$158.72

Bénédictine 40% 68cl - 1970s

68cl, 40%
Bénédictine

This is a very well preserved bottling of Bénédictine, the classic 19th century herbal liqueur made by the rather clever Alexandre Le Grand. It was produced in the 1970s, and obviously someone wasn't…  More info

Bénédictine 40% 68cl - 1970s
$132.27

Tvarscki Extra Dry Vodka - 1963

95cl, 40%
The American Distilling Co

Tvarscki Vodka was made by the American Distilling Co. in 1963, when this bottle was produced, although the brand is now owned by a different American company. This is a full quart of American vodka.  More info

Tvarscki Extra Dry Vodka - 1963
$238.09

Red Hills Dry Gin - 1960s

75cl, 45%
Buton

Red Hills Dry Gin, produced by the Italian company, Buton, in the 1960s. An excellent collectible from our extensive antique spirits range.  More info

Red Hills Dry Gin - 1960s
$198.41

V. M. Ramirez Crema de Cacao Liqueur - 1950s

76cl, 30%
Licoreria Marin Inc.

Extraordinarily old Crema de Cacao liqueur, produced by V. M. Ramirez in Puerto Rico. It was made in the 1950s, over 50 years ago!  More info

V. M. Ramirez Crema de Cacao Liqueur - 1950s
$198.41

Gancia Aperitivo - 1949-59

100cl, 18.50%
Gancia

Aperitivo from long ago! This ancient bottle from produced by Gancia in Piedmont at some point between 1949 and 1959. It is a pity that they have not continued to use the same font for their logo any…  More info

Gancia Aperitivo - 1949-59
$238.09

Lopez Hermanos Ron Guarani - 1970s

100cl, 40%
Lopez Hermanos

This is a bottle of Lopez Hermanos Ron Guarani, a white rum which was produced in the 1970s in Malaga, Spain. I've been to Malaga. It's very nice. Didn't see any of this rum, though. Maybe if I went…  More info

Lopez Hermanos Ron Guarani - 1970s
$198.41

SIS Apricot Brandy - 1949-59

75cl, 33%
SIS

From over 50 years ago, a bottle of Apricot Brandy made by SIS in Italy. Ridiculously old and rare, and although the label has been a little ripped around the edges, it is in surprisingly good…  More info

SIS Apricot Brandy - 1949-59
$198.41

Haig Dimple (Triangular Box) - 1970s

76cl, 40%
Haig

Haig Dimple blended Scotch whisky, bottled in the 1970s and housed in a handsome triangular box to go with the handsome triangular bottles that we all know and love.  More info

Haig Dimple (Triangular Box) - 1970s
$158.72

Bardini Aperitif Bar - 1949 - 59

100cl, 11%
Bardini

We place this bottle of Bardini Aperitif Bar as coming from some time between 1949 and 1959, over 50 years ago. An antique aperitivo from Italy.  More info

Bardini Aperitif Bar - 1949 - 59
$238.09

Jim Beam White Label - 1970s

Jim Beam

A large 1970s bottle of Jim Beam White Label Bourbon, which is aged for four years before it's bottled. Unfortunately, while this bottle is bigger than your average one, they didn't actually put its…  More info

Jim Beam White Label - 1970s
$198.41

Ron Don Antañón - 1970s

100cl, 40%
Don Antanon

Yarr, it be a bottle o' Ron Don Antañón from the 1970s, it be! 100cl of old Spanish rum featuring what looks to be Horatio McCallister, the Sea Captain from The Simpsons, on the label.  More info

Ron Don Antañón - 1970s
$198.41

Branca Crema Moka - 1949-59

75cl, 28%
Branca

Ancient liqueur from the folks who make that there Fernet Branca that Alfred loves so much. This Crema Moka, produced at some point between 1949 and 1959, at some point much have tasted like a Mocha,…  More info

Branca Crema Moka - 1949-59
$198.41

Deva Red Curaçao - 1960s

100cl, 30%
Del Valles

Spanish curaçao made by Deva in the 1960s. I've been learning Spanish using an app on my phone and using this expertise I can tell you this is a red curaçao as the label says "rojo". I am available…  More info

Deva Red Curaçao  - 1960s
$198.41

Jose Cuervo Blanco Tequilla - 1970s

70cl, 40%
Jose Cuervo

A 1970s bottle of Jose Cuervo Blanco, in a bottle that looks similar to the ones they now use for their Especial range, which leads us to believe that this was a precursor of sorts to that bottle…  More info

Jose Cuervo Blanco Tequilla - 1970s
$158.72

Holloway’s Sloe Gin - 1950s

76cl, 35%
British American Distillers

Despite having a picture of Southwark, London on the bottle label, this antique Holloway's Sloe Gin was actually made in America! It was made under the supervision of Holloway's Distillery in London,…  More info

Holloway’s Sloe Gin - 1950s
$198.41

Cora Amaro - 1949-59

75cl, 25%
Cora

Good heavens, this bottle of Cora Amaro is over 50 years old! How ridiculous, how preposterous is it that this antique herbal Italian liqueur has survived so long and remains in darn good condition?…  More info

Cora Amaro - 1949-59
$198.41

Buton Felsina Amaro - 1950s

75cl, 0%
Buton

This is a 1950s bottling of Felsina Amaro from Buton in Bologna, Italy. An incredible antique from over 50 years ago. Please note that the label does not state the ABV of this product and that it…  More info

Buton Felsina Amaro - 1950s
$198.41

Ciro Frassineti Vodka - 1949-59

Frassineti

We think that this bottle of Italian vodka made by Ciro Frassineti in Bologna was produced between 1949 and 1959, putting it at over 50 years old! Unfortunately the label has sustained a tiny bit of…  More info

Ciro Frassineti Vodka - 1949-59
$198.41

Zucca Elixir Rabarbaro -1949-59

100cl, 16%
Zucca Rabarzucca

The famous Zucca Rabarbaro, packed full of rhubarb and herbs for a bitter-sweet taste. You can still find bottles of this digestif, but if you're looking for a rare bottle from over 50 years ago,…  More info

Zucca Elixir Rabarbaro -1949-59
$238.09

Red Hills Blended Scotch Whisky - 1960s

75cl, 43%
Buton

The hills are red with tartan, it seems! Makes a change from the being alive with the sound of music I suppose. This bottle of Red Hills Blended Scotch Whisky was produced in the 1960s for the…  More info

Red Hills Blended Scotch Whisky - 1960s
$198.41

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