Ardbeg 10 Years TEN

Ardbeg TEN stands for a very intense, peated Whisky that you can enjoy regularly. Its taste is full and intense like the Isle of Islay itself. While tasting you always have this smoky note lingering over everything. A very nice non chill filtered whisky indeed.

Ardbeg TEN stands for a very intense, peated Whisky that you can enjoy regularly. Its taste is full and intense like the Isle of Islay itself. While tasting you always have this smoky note lingering over everything. A very nice non chill filtered whisky indeed.

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Ardbeg
Scotland, Islay
Single Malt Whisky
10 Years
46%
0.7 l
Original bottling
Bourbon, Bourbon, Bourbon
Chill filtration - WithoutArtifical colouring - Without
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Nosing
Peat Smoke:
Sweet:
Maritime Notes:
Fruit:
Seaweed:
Medicinal Smoke:
Zitrus:
Bonfire Smoke:
Vanilla:
Spices:
Salt:
Herb:
Alcohol:
Herbs:
Lemon:
Ham:
Leather:
Pear:
Iodine:
Malt:
Oak:
Pepper:
Honey:
Apple:
Heather:
Chocolate:
Dark Chocolate:
Lime:
Nuts:
Sherry:
Floral:
Grass:
Orange:
Pineapple:
Tropical Fruit:
Berries:
Hay:
Caramel:
Cinnamon:
Dried Fruit:
Grape:
Green Apple:
Lemon Peel:
Melon:
Mint:
Tobacco:
Anise:
Banana:
Cherry:
Chili:
Coffee:
Ginger:
Grapefruit:
Hazelnut:
Nutmeg:
Oil:
Peach:
Walnut:
Tasting
Peat Smoke:
Sweet:
Spices:
Maritime Notes:
Seaweed:
Fruit:
Oak:
Malt:
Salt:
Pepper:
Zitrus:
Alcohol:
Herb:
Nuts:
Bonfire Smoke:
Vanilla:
Medicinal Smoke:
Oil:
Ham:
Herbs:
Chili:
Chocolate:
Lemon:
Coffee:
Caramel:
Cinnamon:
Sherry:
Banana:
Iodine:
Heather:
Honey:
Lime:
Tobacco:
Dark Chocolate:
Date:
Dried Fruit:
Floral:
Ginger:
Grass:
Orange:
Almonds:
Anise:
Apple:
Barley:
Berries:
Clove:
Grapefruit:
Leather:
Pineapple:
Plum:
Wheat:
Blackberry:
Cake:
Cherry:
Grape:
Hay:
Melon:
Mint:
Pear:
Raisin:
Finish
Peat Smoke:
Sweet:
Malt:
Spices:
Oak:
Herb:
Bonfire Smoke:
Fruit:
Maritime Notes:
Medicinal Smoke:
Herbs:
Nuts:
Pepper:
Salt:
Coffee:
Alcohol:
Ham:
Seaweed:
Chili:
Zitrus:
Chocolate:
Dark Chocolate:
Heather:
Leather:
Barley:
Oil:
Pear:
Vanilla:
Almonds:
Lemon:
Tobacco:
Floral:
Honey:
Iodine:
Caramel:
Cinnamon:
Lemon Peel:
Mint:
Sherry:
Banana:
Berries:
Clove:
Dried Fruit:
Hay:
Lime:
Orange:
Pineapple:
Plum:

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Tasting notes of javis1213:

javis1213
18. Nov 2016
javis1213
18. Nov 2016
Nosing: Peat SmokeFruitSweetSaltSeaweed

Taste: Peat SmokeSaltOakSpicesFruitSweetMaltDried Fruit

Finish: Peat SmokeBonfire SmokeSpicesOakMaltDried FruitDark Chocolate

Comment: Not as smoky as expected, a light but enjoyable drink, full of flavours and a very wide bouquet.

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29. Dec 2016
20. Jan 2017
14. Mar 2019
Nosing:Peat SmokeSpicesMalt

Taste: Peat Smoke

Finish: FruitSweet

Comment: Absolutely divine.
Nosing:
Peat SmokeBonfire SmokeHamMaritime NotesSaltHoneyFloral

Taste:
Peat SmokeBonfire SmokeHamMaritime NotesSaltHoneyFloral

Finish:
Peat SmokeBonfire SmokeHamMaritime NotesSaltHoneyFloral

Comment:
What I love so much about Ardbeg 10 is it's strong and powerful notes that carry through from the nosing all the way into the finish. Smoked meat with sea salt and floral honey really show up for me. There are some slight Lemon Peel and Malt notes that accompany the floral honey as well as some Dark Chocolate and Leather notes that accent the smoked meat flavors. This is my desert island dram, and the rare cask strength bottling released to Japan is my white whale. 90/100
nickwolf1
08. Jan 2020
Nosing: Peat SmokeBonfire SmokeMintZitrusGreen AppleHamMaritime Notes

Taste: Peat SmokeHamSweetCaramelZitrusGingerOil

Finish: Peat SmokeSweetSpices

Comment:
nickwolf1
08. Jan 2020
05. May 2020
05. May 2020
mpannozz
17. Dec 2014