Ardbeg 1991/2016, Ardmore 1995/2016 and Carsebridge 1976/2016
Celebrating its 40th anniversary the German distributer Kirsch Whisky presents very notable special releases
With some very special whisky bottlings the company Kirsch Whisky – The House of Whiskies celebrates ist 40th anniversary. Since the start as a small wine shop in 1974 in the Lower Saxony town of Syke a lot has changed. Today the company Kirsch Whisky is distributor of several international spirit labels as the whiskies of Edradour, Signatory, Gordon & MacPhail, Teerenpeli, Dad’s Hat or West Cork.
Those three single malt whiskies that now were released in celebration of the anniversary are all single cask bottlings in cask strength. It is whisky of Ardbeg, Ardmore and the Lowland distillery Carsebridge that was closed in 1983. The special releases were bottled by Signatory and Gordon & MacPhail. To go into details the three single malts are:
Ardbeg 1991/2016 | 25 y.o. | Signatory Cask Strength
Refill Sherry Hogshead | Distilled: 25.04.1991 | Bottled: 26.10.2016 | Cask No. 2045302 | 279 Bottles | 51,00 % vol.
Carsebridge 1976/2016 | 40 y.o. | Signatory Cask Strength
Hogshead | Distilled: 26.10.1976 | Bottled: 27.10.2016 | Cask No. 130948 | 138 Bottles | 52,80 % vol.
Ardmore 1995/2016 | 21 y.o. | Gordon & MacPhail Exclusive
Refill Sherry Hogshead | Distilled: 20.06.1995 | Bottled: November 2016 | Cask No. 7886 | 262 Bottles | 50,10 % vol.
Credits photo: Kirsch Whisky