It's my own vision of VS and VSOP spirits. Why is it always so pathos and luxury? In reality it's only old drinks and no more. Many worned-out stuff we can see with patches on it and old spirits bottles are not exception of the rules. There are so many patches on bottle as age of spirit is
    Five years old? No problems! It marked by five patches.
    As many patches as the drinks's age is)
    Twelve years old? No problems too. It marked by twelve patches.
    As many patches as the drink's age is)