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Gift Set includes one bottle of Ardbeg 10 Year Old 750ml and two shot glasses. Ardbeg Ten Years Old is revered around the world as the peatiest, smokiest, most complex single malt of them all. Yet it does not flaunt the peat; rather it gives way to the natural sweetness of the malt to produce a whisky of perfect balance. Named World Whisky of the Year in 2008.

  • Age: 10
  • Producer: Ardbeg Distillery
93 Points
Whisky Advocate
" by Jim Murray in his 2008 edition of The Whisky Bible. From the distiller: AROMA Exceptional balance and depth. At full strength, the aroma is a beguiling mix of toffee and chocolate sweetness, cinnamon spice and medicinal phenols. Fresh citrus and floral notes of white wine are evident, as are melon, pear drops and a gentle creaminess. There is also the fresh phenolic aroma of sea spray and smoked fish. Hickory and coffee emerge later as the most volatile top notes fade. With water, the depth of the peat opens up, at once revealing layers of phenols with gristy peat and and leather followed by medicinal phenols (carbolic soap) and a whiff of wood smoke. However, the sweetness of vanilla and the fragrance of citrus fruits are never far behind, maintaining the balance and intrigue. TASTE An initial moderate and clean sweetness of deep peat notes, with tobacco smoke and strong espresso coffee, which then gives way to treacle sweetness and liquorice.The mouthfeel is firstly lightly spiced, then chewing, and mouthwatering and full, finally drying. FINISH Long and smoky. A smoky sweetness is left on the palate, with a crushed peat and sweetmalted cereal character."" The first time I ever tasted the 10 year I immediately fell in love with the peat and the toffee richness that accompanied the power and complexity of the spirit"

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Ardbeg 10 Year Single Malt Scotch Whisky 750ml Gift Set with Glasses

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Ardbeg 10 Year Single Malt Scotch Whisky 750ml Gift Set with Glasses

country: United Kingdom/region: Scotland

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