Distilled/Owned by: Ardbeg / LVHM
Mashbill: 100% malted barley
Aged For: NAS
Cask Type: Virgin oak casks from the Black Sea
Chill Filtered: No
Color Added: No
Color: Pale yellow
Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.
Nose: Sweet peat, vanilla, oak, caramel, heather, salt, and seaweed.
Mouthfeel: Oily and medium bodied
Palate/Taste: Peat, vanilla, smoke, apple, similar to a toned down Corry.
Finish: Warm, with a linger of oak, vanilla, and salted chocolate.
Thoughts: It’s good, but considering that I think Corry does everything this does better it does not make for a great limited release.
Score: 84 out of 100