Ian Macleod Distillers' Glengoyne 40 Years Old

Category - Spirits, Scotch whisky, Highland single malt, 45.9% abv

Available - Now, limited to 250 numbered decanters

Location - Global, from specialist whisky outlets in the UK and worldwide

Price - RRP GBP3,750 (US$5,964)

The crystal decanter, hand-blown by Scottish family firm Glencairn Crystal, is housed in an 11-times lacquered piano-finished oak box, replete with gold plates on the front and hand-stitched cream leather interior.

An accompanying leather and gold foil bound book, signed by distillery manager Robbie Hughes, provides tasting notes and background on Glengoyne's history as an independent distillery since 1833.