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Overall rating
86.60/100
votes
13
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Gordon & MacPhail (GM)
Bottling serie
Spirit of Scotland
Vintage
1996
Bottled
05.11.2004
Stated Age
08 years old
Casknumber
898
Strength
51.7 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottle code
JD/DCJ
Added on
03 Mar 2008 3:14 pm
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 145,00

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Whisky Reviews for Ardbeg 1996 GM

2 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 86.60 points

  1. Roland7 scored this whisky 82 points Member Senior

    Old burnt wood, burning rubber, smoke, ash, plastic, metal, solvent, eucalyptus, mint, duchess, cooked potatoes, cooked buckwheat, spices - cloves, nutmeg. Bitterness in the aftertaste.

  2. Calmar scored this whisky 89 points Connoisseur

    Excellent melt, the classic Ardbegovian aroma suddenly explodes with berry notes in taste / finish, then all this is covered with smoke-peat fog, beauty.
    • Nose
      Clear, dry, ash, charred logs, lemon peel, raw potatoes, peat.
    • Taste
      Thick, sour-sweet with bitter, cranberry, mountain ash, cowberry - all in sugar, light ash-peat notes, charred branches, phenolic derivatives come to the fore, lemon, burnt biscuits.
    • Finish
      Spicy, warming, the continuation of taste, sweet and sour berries with bitter taste, peat, coal, lemon peel, ginger candied fruits.

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