And as of now Isabella Islay must be regarded as the most luxurious whiskey product in the world.
The Luxury Beverage Company of the United Kingdom who are the makers of Isabella Islay Whiskey said in a statement “Given the exceptional growth in the luxury whiskey and beverage market particularly in developing economies, this product was crafted to take the whiskey and beverage market to a new level for the first time combining premium whiskey and finest crystal with gold and diamonds encrusted by the most respected jewellers in London, this is the first time this has been done in the world whiskey market.”
The worlds most expensive whiskey bottle
The original isabella Islay Whiskey (see image above) is the ultimate combination of the art of the jeweller, the hand of the craftsmen and the skill of the whiskey maker. The original Isabella Islay Whiskey bottle uses only diamonds for the whole of the surface, the encrusted red writing on the front is in rubies, the decanter’s stopper is the finest white gold and the peak of the neck of the decanter is the finest English Crystal. As you can see from the make up of the bottle, the materials used is why the Isabella Islay can claim to the title of worlds most expensive whiskey.
Just as engaging is what cannot be seen with the naked eye, the whole of the decanter is made from English Crystal, then covered with pure white gold, before it is then covered in diamonds. A truly stunning piece and the world’s most luxurious whiskey in todays luxurious market.
The Luxury Beverage Company believe that the world economy is heading into real prosperity and that the luxury sector will start to grow strongly and this is illustrated by the launching of this product at this time.
How much does a bottle of the worlds most expensive whiskey cost?
The Isabella Islay Whiskey Original version retails for UK£3,800,000 (US$6.2 million) it has over 8500 diamonds, almost 300 rubies and the equivalent of two bars of white gold all covering a fine English Crystal decanter and the Very Old Single Malt cask strength Islay whisky inside which is also available in refills. Each individual Isabella Islay is handcrafted to the wishes of the customer.
Also available is the Isabella Islay Special Edition Whiskey that retails for UK£450,000 (US$740,000)and showcases the finest British craftsmanship in Crystal, White Gold, and diamond lettering with also the Very Old Single Malt cask strength Islay whisky inside which is also available in refills.
The Isabella Islay Whiskey ‘special edition’ (shown above right) showcases the finest craftsmanship of the British Isles. The decanter is made of the finest English Crystal with the neck ridged to an ancient design and then hand crafted into an intricate leaf by a master English Crystal maker. The body of the decanter is the covered in the highest grade of white gold and then the pinnacle of the neck and decanter are hand crafted in diamonds, these diamonds being hand placed, one by one by London’s leading jewellers. As a final touch, the diamond encrusted wording is added to bring this stunning piece to its marvellous conclusion.
Please note that the Isabella Islay worlds most expensive whiskey is non-Halal, read our feature on the Ruwa, ‘the world’s most expensive non-alcoholic beverage’