Macallan Archival Series Folio 5: Price History, Value, Data for Whisky Investment

Macallan’s Archival Series is special. It’s created to celebrate the now well-known Scottish distillery’s print advertisement campaigns back from the 1970s, 1980s and 1990s that re-branded Macallan as a single malt whisky. The Macallan Archival Series Folio 5 is one of the highest rated whisky of the series. It comes in a metal case that forms a book. It’s definitely a beautiful collector’s piece — it’s also a limited edition. (We don’t exactly know how many bottles were released though.)

  • Average latest price of a Macallan Archival Series Folio 5 bottle: £892.31 (as of 2023-09-27)
  • Annualized return: 11.67% (since 2020-02-01)
  • Liquidity score: 95.27% (based on historical data there’s an ~95.27% chance that you’ll be able to sell this bottle on the secondary market at its actual market value)

Macallan Archival Series Folio 5: Price History

Avg. latest price Annualized return All-Time High
Transactions (total) Transactions (last 6 months): Liquidity score

Important qualitative insights about the Macallan Archival Series Folio 5 whisky

Is it still produced? No. (Note: this is a new datapoint in our dataset, not yet reviewed — thus sometimes it might be wrong.)
Taste: This data is not yet collected in our database. (Coming soon…)

Is Macallan Folio 5 a good investment?

When we evaluate Macallan Archival Series Folio 5 as an investment, we look at two things mainly: its past performance (annualized return) and how easy was it to sell historically (liquidity score).

Based on these factors, we consider it as an average investment historically because:

  • it had a below-average annualized return: 11.67%
  • it was easy to sell it on the secondary market: ~95.27% of the cases there was a buyer for the requested price

Is it worth to invest in a bottle of Macallan Archival Series Folio 5 right now?

We don’t know. One can never tell where the prices will be in one month, one year or 10 years… But we know how much it is worth right now:

  • its latest average price was £892.31
  • which is -63.90% compared to its all time high price (which was £2471.70)
  • and +138.25% compared to its all time low (which was £374.52)

Disclaimer: Please note that past performance is never guarantee of future results! The information on this page is here to help you but it is not investment advice nor personal financial advice. Investing in any asset class is risky, you do that at your own risk!

Special editions of this whisky

Here are a few of the special editions of Macallan Folio 5 that we have found on the secondary market:

    We have not yet found any special editions of this whisky, but that does not necessarily mean they do not exist. We may update this section in the future, so please check back later. Please note that we do not list special editions with fewer than 100 transactions in the last 7 years on our website due to insufficient data.

Should you invest in Macallan Archival Series Folio 5 right now?

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For more info, visit Macallan brand’s website: The Macallan.