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Ardbeg Uigeadail

Overall rating
88.62/100
votes
39
Whiskybase ID
WB121868
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottled
24.07.2018
Casktype
Bourbon / Sherry Casks
Strength
54.2 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Label
New Label
Bottle code
L70883
Barcode
5010494220278
Added on
02 Dec 2018 11:12 am by LF96

Average value

€ 63.12

3 × in wishlist

39 × member ratings

114 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Ardbeg Uigeadail

6 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 88.62 points

  1. RoytjeV scored this whisky 87 points Member Senior

    • Nose
      87 87
    • Taste
      87 87
    • Finish
      88 88

  2. TobiasHolm scored this whisky 93 points Member Senior

    A masterpiece. immediately fills your mouth with a powerful pleasant smoke, without any uncomfortable discrepancies. Also a whisky that won't leave you alone and keeps giving long after it's gone.

  3. oSalty scored this whisky 91 points Member Junior

    Beautifully balanced from the first sip, transports me to Christmas no matter the time of year, full-bodied, fruity and oily, whilst remaining rich and approachable
    • Nose
      94 94
      A plethora of flavors with beef jerky, raisins, damp forest floor must, fruit cake, peat, cigar boxes, apple wood, walnuts, parma violets, a strangely pleasant note of nail polish remover, spent fireworks, bonfires, and lapsang souhong tea
    • Taste
      90 90
      Dark chocolate, dates, treacle, browned butter, vanilla, sweet tobacco, maritime salt, and lemon tang
    • Finish
      89 89
      Long drying tannic finish, with hints of light spice, sweet honey, butter and smoke

  4. Urf scored this whisky 90 points Member Junior

    • Nose
      90 90
    • Taste
      89 89
    • Finish
      90 90

  5. YuraLM scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      91 91
      Smoke, sea freshness, ointment of Vishnevsky, medical bandage, red berries leafs, mint, basil. At the end red berries and tofee
    • Taste
      88 88
      Sweet, strong, smoke, red berries, toffee
    • Finish
      88 88
      Long-lasting, sweet, light bitter, smoke

  6. Cask1988 did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    A very nice full bodied Ardbeg! Very beautifull integration of the sherry wood finish. Compared to the Corryvreckan, this one is without a doubt the better of the 2.
    • Nose
      Initialy it’s got the same candied driven smell with freshly baked cake. But after it opens up a little more it reveals beautifull subtle sherry notes, dried red fruits and ‘harder’ spices. It’s a complex nose. A lot going on inhere. With water it keeps having the thick full bodied experience and clear notes of a campfire come through.
    • Taste
      Again it’s Full bodied. A nice thick mouthfeel. Subtle sherry notes accompanied with beautifull hints of burning wood in a fireplace.
    • Finish
      Quite long actually. It gives vanilla, burnt wood and a buttery mouthfeel. The peat completes the finish and stays with you for quite a while.

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