Attention whiskey and brandy enthusiasts! The Virginia Alcoholic Beverage
Control Authority (ABC) is hosting a lottery for rare bourbon and brandy
bottles. The lottery is expected to generate significant interest among
collectors and whiskey lovers. The lottery has been designed to create
an equitable system that makes it possible for anyone to win.
What is Virginia ABC?
Virginia ABC is the nation’s oldest liquor monopoly. It is responsible
for the sale and distribution of alcoholic beverages in the state of
Virginia. Virginia ABC operates over 370 stores, and it generated over
$1 billion in revenue for the Commonwealth of Virginia in fiscal year
2020. Virginia ABC’s mission is to promote responsible consumption of
alcohol while maximizing revenue for the Commonwealth.
The lottery will include 14 different rare bottles of bourbon and brandy
with retail values ranging from $115 to $4,000. A total of 1,079 bottles
will be offered for the lottery. A single person can enter the lottery
for up to three different bottles. The lottery is open to both Virginia
residents and non-residents. To participate, interested individuals can
visit Virginia ABC’s website or any Virginia ABC store from November 4
to November 18, 2021.
What are the rare bottles?
The rare bottles that are up for lottery include the following:
- Pappy Van Winkle Family Reserve 23 Year Bourbon
- A.H. Hirsch 16 Year Bourbon
- Van Winkle Special Reserve 12 Year Bourbon
- Blanton’s Straight From The Barrel Bourbon
- Old Forester Birthday Bourbon
- Weller Antique 107 Proof
- Eagle Rare 17 Year Bourbon
- Old Fitzgerald 16 Year Bourbon
- George T. Stagg Bourbon
- W.L. Weller 12 Year Bourbon
- Four Roses Limited Edition Small Batch Bourbon – 2021 Release
- Old Fitzgerald 15 Year Bottled in Bond
- Hirsch Small Batch Reserve 8 Year Brandy
- Glenlivet 37 Year Single Malt Scotch
The lottery draw will take place on November 30, 2021, and the winners
will be announced on December 1, 2021. Each bottle will have its random
draw, and the winners will be selected based on a randomized drawing of
all entries. The winners will be contacted via email or phone, and the
bottles will be available for pickup at a nearby Virginia ABC store.
Winners will have seven days to claim their prize. So, hurry up and
enter the Virginia ABC rare bourbon and brandy bottles lottery before it
is too late!
The Virginia ABC rare bourbon and brandy bottles lottery is a fantastic
opportunity for whiskey enthusiasts to try their luck and win a rare
bottle. Virginia ABC, being the most trusted name in the beverage
industry, ensures that only the highest-quality products are sold
through their stores. Anyone interested in participating in the lottery
can visit Virginia ABC’s website or any Virginia ABC store before
November 18, 2021. Good luck!