Ardmore 12 Years Port Wood Finish

Ardmore not only burns light smoky Malt, but also unpeated Malt, which is called Ardlear. But the bottling Ardmore Port Wood Finish is 100% peated, therefore created with light smoky Malt with 12 ppm.
Usually, the distillery follows with a post-maturing in Quarter Casks. But the 12 year old matured in Bourbon and port wine casks, to grant the whisky a fruity aroma.

Ardmore not only burns light smoky Malt, but also unpeated Malt, which is called Ardlear. But the bottling Ardmore Port Wood Finish is 100% peated, therefore created with light smoky Malt with 12 ppm.
Usually, the distillery follows with a post-maturing in Quarter Casks. But the 12 year old matured in Bourbon and port wine casks, to grant the whisky a fruity aroma.

Details about this bottle Edit
12455
Ardmore
Scotland, Speyside
Single Malt Whisky
12 Years
46%
0.7 l
Original bottling
Bourbon, Bourbon, Bourbon
Port, Port, Port
Chill filtration - Without Artifical colouring - With
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Average tasting notes Tasting Notes
Calculated from 4 Tasting Notes
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Nosing
Fruit:
Peat Smoke:
Sweet:
Spices:
Strawberry:
Sherry:
Berries:
Cinnamon:
Zitrus:
Orange:
Bonfire Smoke:
Oak:
Pepper:
Honey:
Vanilla:
Nuts:
Herb:
Blackberry:
Caramel:
Cherry:
Grape:
Plum:
Black Currant:
Dried Fruit:
Malt:
Apple:
Leather:
Raisin:
Herbs:
Alcohol:
Date:
Ham:
Tobacco:
Almonds:
Banana:
Cake:
Dark Chocolate:
Floral:
Hazelnut:
Heather:
Medicinal Smoke:
Mint:
Oil:
Peach:
Pear:
Pineapple:
Walnut:
Tasting
Peat Smoke:
Fruit:
Sweet:
Spices:
Sherry:
Strawberry:
Honey:
Pepper:
Berries:
Oak:
Zitrus:
Orange:
Cinnamon:
Bonfire Smoke:
Chili:
Apple:
Herb:
Vanilla:
Nuts:
Caramel:
Chocolate:
Alcohol:
Malt:
Dark Chocolate:
Dried Fruit:
Grape:
Blackberry:
Plum:
Raisin:
Cherry:
Ham:
Leather:
Oil:
Ginger:
Red Currant:
Clove:
Heather:
Medicinal Smoke:
Nutmeg:
Herbs:
Almonds:
Fig:
Grapefruit:
Green Apple:
Pear:
Seaweed:
Tobacco:
Maritime Notes:
Finish
Peat Smoke:
Sweet:
Fruit:
Spices:
Oak:
Sherry:
Herb:
Nuts:
Chocolate:
Malt:
Dark Chocolate:
Oil:
Berries:
Pepper:
Strawberry:
Chili:
Zitrus:
Cinnamon:
Honey:
Leather:
Bonfire Smoke:
Caramel:
Coffee:
Orange:
Vanilla:
Herbs:
Dried Fruit:
Ham:
Heather:
Alcohol:
Almonds:
Apple:
Black Currant:
Blackberry:
Clove:
Floral:
Grape:
Grapefruit:
Kiwi:
Medicinal Smoke:
Plum:
Walnut:
Wheat:

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smets
09. Dec 2017

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10. Nov 2015
Nosing:
Peat Smoke Orange Cinnamon Pepper Vanilla
Taste:
Pepper Orange Sweet Peat Smoke strawberries
Finish:
Medium with little smoke
Comment:
Nosing:
Summery fruity with strawberries and oranges, cinnamon and pepper.
Taste:
Sweet and light smoky with apples and honey.
Finish:
Soft, smoky and dry.
Comment:
Ex-Bourbon casks and finished in Port Wine casks
kiki
14. Dec 2021
Nosing: fresh, Walnut , Fruit , in the background Vanilla , artificial Leather in traces

Taste: Green Apple , touch of Peat Smoke , little bit of Pepper , dried Blackberry , Vanilla

Finish: dry but really really pleasant, fresh, Spices ... really nice

Comment:
MrGucky
03. Dec 2017
Nosing: Peat Smoke Cinnamon Almonds Berries

Taste: Peat Smoke Caramel Ginger Nuts

Finish: Nuts Wheat Peat Smoke

Comment:
smets
09. Dec 2017
M@tthias
12. Nov 2015
Ijon_Tichy
16. Nov 2015
Tomm
27. Nov 2015
MacRunrig
28. Nov 2015
navi
29. Nov 2015