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Ardbeg 1990 Cask Strength

Overall rating
89.67/100
votes
77
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Vintage
1990
Bottled
2004
Stated Age
13 years old
Number of bottles
1140
Strength
55.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml 700 ml
Added on
13 Jan 2008 2:48 pm
Cask Strength

Average value

€ 761,00

24 × in wishlist

77 × member ratings

116 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Ardbeg 1990 Cask Strength

6 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 89.67 points

  1. ezioaudit scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

  2. dram-drinker scored this whisky 91 points Moderator

    Very balanced and drinkable - very good
    • Nose
      91 91
      Vanilla, sweet fruits, peaches, pineapple, peat and smoke, smoked oysters and fish, bonfire - very good
    • Taste
      92 92
      Oily, creamy, sirupy, good sweetness, fruity, yellow fruits, peat and smoke, citrusy, oranges, fruit cake - great!
    • Finish
      90 90
      Long, warm, good fruitiness and sweetness

  3. darren918jp scored this whisky 91 points Member Senior

    A creamy yet light expression, with citrus, honey and a long, salty finish.

  4. tebond968 scored this whisky 90 points Expert Senior

    Ardbeg 1990/2004 'Cask Strength', 55%, OB for Japan, 1200 bottles I did not know, but I'm happy with the acquaintance. This can easily stand next to the Airigh Nam Beist , on all levels - has a similar profile. 90/100 http://onversneden.com/2010/01/20/bezoekje-aan-bb/

  5. Cast Olila scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      89 89
    • Taste
      88 88
    • Finish
      87 87

  6. Roman scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

    the Ardbeg is ok but I expected more
    • Nose
      a lot of peat, lemon, fresh mown grass, that smells wonderful
    • Taste
      nice freshness, wow delicious peat, very different than the nose, unfortunately negative different - the nose was much better
    • Finish
      seeeeeeeehr long and peaty musty the finish is great

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