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Ardbeg Lord Of The Isles

Overall rating
91.90/100
votes
33
Whiskybase ID
WB25031
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottled
31.05.2006
Stated Age
25 years old
Strength
46.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottle code
L6 151 05:48 4ML
Added on
09 Sep 2011 11:53 am
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 1780.29

19 × in wishlist

33 × member ratings

91 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Ardbeg Lord Of The Isles

8 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 91.90 points

  1. ASWhisky scored this whisky 94 points Connoisseur

    perfect whisky for lovers
    harmonic game with many notes
    relaxed, relaxed whisky that knows how good it is
    that makes him irresistible
    great understatement
    that looks very appealing
    authentic and convincing
    • Nose
      93 93
      warm wild meadow, boggy pool, crushed ripe cherry
      Rummelmarkt: fragrances of liquorice, anise, some caramel, freshly baked donut, Turkish honey, a little fish roll
      no Ardbegmemoryflash, but still awesome
    • Taste
      93 93
      Vanilla cherries,
      soft warming fire, cherry stones, more beautiful
      soft smoke with peat flavor, all that
      You have just smelled your mouth
    • Finish
      93 93
      long
      soft smoke
      salt
      crushed cherries
      Fighter
      balm
      warm peat
      long remains extinct peat fire
      again liquid sweetness
      a touch of cherries
      Salt liquorice and a smile on your lips;)

  2. Baanaanaabob scored this whisky 92 points Connoisseur

    Medicinal maritime zesty, liquorice, banana, fruity and peaty, very good

  3. pere scored this whisky 90 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      Smoke, toffee, sherry, salt, very focused.
    • Taste
      Drier smoke, ash, wood, menthol, spicy, a bit of sherry sweetness.
    • Finish
      Peat, smoke, a bit of sweetness, salt, menthol.

  4. DannyDram scored this whisky 95 points Expert Senior

    Impressive Lord of Isles, very exciting and with a lot of depth, everything very well integrated.
    • Nose
      96 96
      Fine citric smoke, dried transformer lacquer interwoven with nutmeg, gentle cold peat smoke, maritime, iodine, melon oil. Very refined, well balanced with a clear gradation of depth and very high intensity.
    • Taste
      95 95
      Citrus, fine smoke, maritime, iodine, candy, delicate chocolate. Pronounced aroma pressure with full body and perfect texture.
    • Finish
      95 95
      Fine smoke, citrus, malty, somewhat peppery. Slightly sweet, somewhat salty, good gradation and a long finish.

  5. dram-drinker scored this whisky 94 points Moderator

    • Nose
      90 90
    • Taste
      94 94
    • Finish
      94 94

  6. dram-drinker scored this whisky 94 points Moderator

    A rather smooth expression of an Ardbeg and very balanced and thus very enjoyable. Very good!
    • Nose
      Soft peat and smoke, citrus notes, bananas, toasted bread, little vanilla
    • Taste
      Punchy but also smooth and liquorice, subtle sweetness, rather soft peat and smoke for a typical Ardbeg, little fruitiness
    • Finish
      Medium long, soft, very little zesty

  7. markkerr02 scored this whisky 93 points Expert Senior

    Test 083: Ardbeg with Michael Heads - 080917
    The whisky tested: Glass 1 Ardbeg Blasda, 40%; 559: - kr 1 point Glass 2 Ardbeg Ten (L7) - "Old" Ten, 46%; 459: - kr 2 points Glass 3 Ardbeg Ten Mòr - "new" Ten, 46%; 3533: - kr for 450 cl 0 points Glass 4 Ardbeg Airigh Nam Beist 1990/2006, 46%; 599: - kr 18 points Glass 5 Ardbeg Lord of the Isles (L6 = 2006), 46%; 1590: - kr 52 points Glass 6 Ardbeg 1974/2005 cask 2741, 51.9%; 4385: - kr 10 points Glass 7 Ardbeg fat sample 10Y cask 190/1998, 55.2% 2 points Testimonials Per Eriksson Ardbeg Lord of the Isles (L6 = 2006), 46%; 1590: - kr Scent: Smoke, age, oak, chocolate, some sweetness, fruit, very good Taste: Fruit, berries, chocolate, sweetness, vanilla, light smoke, a little bit salted, complex Aftertaste: Long, chocolate, fruit oak, smoke, berry, christmas Score: 93 Testimonials Bernt Sjödin Ardbeg Lord of the Isles (L6 = 2006), 46%; 1590: - kr Color: Dark gold Scent: Very dried fruits, some smokers, fattones Taste: Fill with dried fruits, fattons, some smokers, big, sweet sweetness Aftertaste: Long with a lot of flavor, dried fruit, complex Score: 94 http://smad.se/provningar/Provning%2083%20Ardbeg%20med%20Michael%20Heads.html

  8. Furtia scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      84 84
    • Taste
      86 86
    • Finish
      86 86

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