Ardbeg Blaaack - Committee 20th Anniversary - Original bottling - 700ml

Description
Ardbeg Blaaack - Committee 20th Anniversary - Original bottling - 700ml
Single malt whisky - 46%

Ardbeg Blaaack is the feisty Limited Edition bottled in celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Ardbeg Committee, founded in the year 2000.

To mark such a momentous occasion, the Distillery vowed that the casks used to honour their global flock would be right on the nose. For the first time in Ardbeg’s history, we rounded up Pinot Noir casks from the country that lies the furthest distance from Islay – New Zealand, that other remote island nation where sheep have been known to outnumber the locals by 7:1.

Ardbeg Blaaack knits together velvety summer fruit pudding and bitter cherry, with a deeper edge of soot and Ardbeg’s hallmark smoke.

Perfect for toasting our legendary Committee.

Nose:

On the nose baked fruit pudding knits together seamlessly with cedar wood and aromatic cigar box. Oak tannins and rich truffles then break away to reveal subtle notes of smoky jam tart. With a splash of water, intense aromas of bitter cherry and a curiously zesty note emerges. Naturally, this dram then travels in a different direction with lovely fragrant violet notes.

Taste:

A velvety and surprisingly furry mouthfeel drives your palate into a complex symphony of contrasting flavours. Aniseed, soot and summer fruits – such as cherries, strawberries, apricots and pears – give way to crumbly pastry, dark chocolate, coffee and almonds.

Finish:

A long, lingering sooty finish.


*** Buyers are responsible for possible custom duty and payment fee. ***
*** All merchandises are non-returnable and non-refundable once they are shipped. ***
*** We are experiencing delays due to COVID-19, shipping time might be affected***

Lot details
Type
Single malt whisky
Distillery/ brand
Ardbeg
Edition
Blaaack - Committee 20th Anniversary
Bottler
Original bottling
Volume on Label
700ml
Alcohol %
46%
Original packaging
Yes
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