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Overall rating
87.13/100
votes
35
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottled
28.04.2018
Stated Age
10 years old
Casktype
Bourbon Barrel
Strength
46.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottle code
L70345
Barcode
5010494195286
Added on
18 Jul 2018 4:15 pm by Ras Mazunga
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 40,70

3 × in wishlist

35 × member ratings

86 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Ardbeg Ten

6 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 87.13 points

  1. Donwaldorf scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    Besides the reduction, this Ardbeg ten is really nice. It's a pleasant surprise.
    • Nose
      It is slightly alcoholic, on a mineral peat and especially very saline.
      There is smoked fish and peat oil.
    • Taste
      It's light, it's reduced ... too much? We have leather and peat "dirty" with this side saddle horse.
      There are some nice spices.
    • Finish
      Average final. There is clearly more than peat oil and cocoa.

  2. Love street scored this whisky 85 points Member Senior

    Nose salty brine, very light white fruit, slight butter
    Arrival sweet dry melon
    Development slight bitter tones, continuing sweet melon
    Finish dry bitter salty and long

  3. Simo scored this whisky 88 points Expert Junior

    • Nose
      89 89
    • Taste
      88 88
    • Finish
      88 88

  4. prz22 scored this whisky 82 points Member Senior

    • Nose
      82 82
    • Taste
      82 82
    • Finish
      81 81

  5. VaryingViewpoint scored this whisky 85 points Expert Senior

    Would be very good if not for the bitterness on the palate and finish, as that really pulls this down.

    I would rather drink a Big Peat than this!
    • Nose
      86 86
      Very light smoke, peat and light fruits.
    • Taste
      85 85
      Sweet peat, drying and bitterness.
    • Finish
      84 84
      Drying and bitterness

  6. Thor165 scored this whisky 88 points Member Junior

    Nose: salty, smoky

    Taste: nice and salty, with herbs and licorice in the background.

    Finish: short, salty, a hint of leather, occasionally salmiak, raspberry and some smoke.

    Price - performance ok for me

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