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Ardbeg Kelpie

Ardbeg Kelpie
Meeting Number 177
Date Tasted 2017-09-05
Region Islay
Distillery Ardbeg
Where Open Map
Product Ardbeg Whiskies
Alcohol 51.7% ABV
Aggregate Score 90
COLOR
A light pale yellow like that of toasted almond, early sunset, diluted iced-tea, or cedar-soaked water.
NOSE
A nice complexity of typical Ardbeg scents like peat, smoke and seaweed along with the sweetness of graham crackers, and toasted caramel.
FLAVOR
A nice variety of flavors include lime juice, tobacco, coffee, dark chocolate, caramel, salt and pepper.
FINISH
Long, sweet and sexy including hints of vanilla, salt, toffee, honey, acetone and oil.
COMMENTS
A beautifully complex expression of Ardbeg.  Much more gentle than their traditional single malts.
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