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Ardbeg Supernova

Overall rating
88.54/100
votes
450
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
SN 2014
Bottled
20.05.2014
Casktype
Bourbon and Sherry Casks
Number of bottles
3000
Strength
55.0 % Vol.
Size
50 ml 700 ml 750 ml
Barcode
5010494922981
Bottled for
Ardbeg Committee Exclusive
Added on
17 Sep 2014 9:22 am by whisk-O-thek
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 428.30

92 × in wishlist

450 × member ratings

1673 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Ardbeg Supernova

37 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 88.54 points

  1. face scored this whisky 89 points Expert Junior

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

  2. aphex scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

    Don't know if it's the aeration or me (or both) but I enjoyed it much more than 2 years ago. The nose was great, subtle and complex and the mouth was intense and flavory.

    Tasting notes from october 2016.
    • Nose
      Peat smoke, ashes, coastal notes, various kind of nuts, hints of vanilla, lemon and pine resin.
    • Taste
      Ardbeggian was my first thought. Ardbeg was my first crush whisky-wise. I started with the Ten 4 years ago and afterwards the Corrywreckan and Uigeadail. I feel like I just rediscovered what Ardbeg is or should be as I was quite disappointed with recent Ardbeg Day releases. Typical Ardbeg peat. Ashes, coastal notes, spices, lemon.
    • Finish
      Long, smoky, ashy, citrusy.

  3. Taliskman scored this whisky 84 points Member Senior

    Still available for 120 pounds at the distillery.

  4. krupoder scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

    Fragrance: Smoke, rubber, bourbon extract dominates, floral-grassy notes, empty glass of woody notes.
    Taste: Smoke, ash, spices, candy sweet, dry.
    Aftertaste: sweetness, vanilla, lingering dryness, ashen
    Overall rating 87

  5. WhiskyFan2112 scored this whisky 86 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      87 87
    • Taste
      85 85
    • Finish
      85 85

  6. GIORGOS scored this whisky 90 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      89 89
    • Taste
      90 90
    • Finish
      90 90

  7. Iron133 scored this whisky 88 points Member Senior

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

  8. Sandman23 scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

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

  9. P.A.O.K.you_are scored this whisky 90 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      89 89
    • Taste
      90 90
    • Finish
      91 91

  10. DenisLeonov scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    Balance (22)
    Merry Arbdeg (88)
    Go
    • Nose
      Caramel peat, vanilla, fat creamy ice cream .... smoked ... iodine and salt (22)
      Go
    • Taste
      Engine oil and iodine, bandages and a rubber hot-water bottle, salty sugar and a burnt tire (22)
      Go
    • Finish
      Medicine and rubber in the finish line, dry and rough ... smoke and engine oil (22)
      Go

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