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Ardbeg Corryvreckan

Overall rating
88.76/100
votes
29
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottled
22.01.2020
Strength
57.1 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottle code
L2374749
Barcode
5010494296280
Added on
11 May 2020 10:31 pm by maltmitch
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 68.49

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123 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Ardbeg Corryvreckan

5 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 88.76 points

  1. Fight65 scored this whisky 86 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      86 86
    • Taste
      86 86
    • Finish
      87 87

  2. SimondeVette scored this whisky 92 points Member Senior

    A substantial dram and very tasty
    • Nose
      Peat, brine, orange, citrus, vanilla
    • Taste
      Peat, chili peppers, salt liquorice, chocolate, orange, citrus
    • Finish
      The tiniest bit bitter, peat, vanilla, salt liquorice

  3. Svjatogor scored this whisky 85 points Expert Junior

    n: pleasant, light, citrus, peat, mineral/earthy
    t: big sweet peat with, ink
    a: sweet, ink, peat

  4. alex..w..fan scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    22 21 22 22 87

  5. maltmitch scored this whisky 90 points Member Senior

    Fans of Ardbeg or generally heavily peated whiskys must have tried the Corryvreckan. Hard to beat at the price as everyday whisky.
    It directly shows the typically strongly peaty, salty, iodine nose, which is confirmed in the taste. In direct comparison with Wee Beastie, 10 Years and Uigeadail, it is even more intense and, above all, more durable. Despite the high alcohol content very pleasant to drink, but that still leaves room for experimentation with water.
    The experiment is worth it. I have rarely experienced such a strong change in taste as here. Diluted with a little water, unexpected fruit notes suddenly appear on the nose. They even dominate the smoke until the end, which then takes over again.

    Conclusion: An intense, peaty and multifaceted whisky with awesome PLV.

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