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Ardbeg Wee Beastie

Overall rating
87.67/100
votes
7
Whiskybase ID
WB191205
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottled
16.05.21
Stated Age
05 years old
Strength
47.4 % Vol.
Size
200 ml
Label
Three Monsters of Smoke Set
Bottle code
L2422857
Barcode
5010494972788
Bottled for
Part of Monsters of Smoke Set - Ten, An Oa and Wee Beastie
Added on
06 Sep 2021 12:12 pm by Annibelli
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 15.84

5 × in wishlist

7 × member ratings

196 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Ardbeg Wee Beastie

3 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 87.67 points

  1. Archer scored this whisky 82 points Connoisseur

    Second chance after a tasting last year: it doesn't get any better. Absolutely open-minded about young bottled whiskys, this is an Ardbeg for me that I don't necessarily need. You can leave the barrels lying around for a few more years and then burn them up in the TEN.
    • Nose
      83 83
      Smoked pear pieces, applesauce, cloves and pepper. Green twigs, cold coffee. Warm corrugated iron roof. Clear youth to be seen. Quite rabid, slightly restless and jostling.
    • Taste
      82 82
      Dry and strong start. Phenolic smoke, hot tar, fresh clippings. Right at the start with a bitter herbal mixture, with young, green twigs, tree sap, smoked apple and pear pieces.
    • Finish
      81 81
      If you create the exit of the TEN from this set of 3, the 5yo leaves the field pretty quickly. Sure, there is smoke, but that's a smoky note that puts you on your pants and then only plays pocket billiards.

  2. Mankut scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

    The set is brilliant. Ardbeg did not mess with the design and the good content.
    Yesterday I had the nice glass green 200 ml. Opened an oa bottle wow because I think they have chosen very good barrels. Really great so far, my best An Oa. And then you can change the bottle design by pulling off the label on the front and another adventure picture is hidden underneath.
    Really something completely different. Find a must for whisky lovers to purchase for under € 50.

  3. KB201 did not rate this whisky Connoisseur

    The Ardbeg Wee Beastie is the latest addition to the range.
    Good value 5 year old Islay. Untamed smoke, tar, pepper and dark chocolate.

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