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This was the first bottling of the newly opened Ardbeg distillery under the new banner. It was bottled from 90% ex-bourbon casks and 10% ex-sherry casks. The Ardbeg Uigeadail is fruitier and smoother than the normal Ardbeg TEN.
This single-barrel bottling from Balvenie emphasizes the influence of the barrel on the taste of a whisky. Oak barrels are natural products and each one is different. This gives each whisky a different taste. For this bottling, Balvenies Malt Master...
This Edradour was matured in Barolo red wine casks. The whisky took a lot from the intense fruity Aroma of the cask. The bright red colour came from these special casks. The strong 46% ABV and the fact that it is not chill filtered make it a very fine...
This batch was created because the original super tuscan was sold so quickly. The intense Aromas from the wine left in the wood enhance this Edradour and round it off very nicely.
Original bottling - 30. May 2006 / 21. Aug 2014
New 8 year old Edradour Spirit Matured in 8 years in first fill Oloroso Sherry Butts.
Original bottling - 09. May 2000 / 22. Aug 2014
Matured 6 years in an ex-bourbon cask and finish the last 8 years in an oloroso sherry cask
For years the 15-year-old Revival had been one of the most popular bottlings from Glendronach, but it is now discontinued because the distillery had been mothballed from 1996 until 2002. Stocks are dwindling, and prices have already gone up.
The classic Lagavulin is kilned with a high smoke content in the malt. The stills are pear-shaped, so that all flavors can be passed on to the condensers during distillation. The single malt then matures in bourbon and sherry casks to completion.
This popular expression from Laphroaig replaced the 15-year-old and has now in turn been replaced by yet another 15-year-old. A very complex and mature Laphroaig.