Originally Posted by opelfruit
Ardbeg 10 not as "manly" as Lagavulin 16?
- Ardbeg 10 is peated to 54-56 ppm, Lagavulin 16 to 25-30ppm (half the peating level)
- Ardbeg 10 is 46% abv, Lagavulin 16 is 43% abv
- Ardbeg 10 is not chill filtered, Lagavulin 16 is
...sounds more "manly to me"
....Ardbeg 10 is a better crafted and more integrated dram, whereas Lagavulin just wears it's heart on it's sleave and is "what it is" and nothing more. It's not about how loud you shout.
Noted. I will work through more of the bottle. Definitely not as smokey, Correct?