TheDrinkShop.com Logo

Ardbeg - 1996 Gordon & MacPhail Connoisseurs Choice Range

Islay Malt Whisky
Ardbeg - 1996 Gordon & MacPhail Connoisseurs Choice Range

Country of Origin

Scotland flag

Producer Information

Key Information

Other Information

  • BottlerGordon and MacPhail
  • Distilled1996

Distilled in 1996 and bottled in 2005.

The box has a small amount of wear and tear.

Colour: Light gold.

Tasting notes, undiluted: Nose: Medicinal with hints of iodine and carbolic soap. A subtle smoked fish element - slightly sweet and oily. Palate: Birchwood with salty/briny elements. A softening sweetness emerges with a rich sherry fruitiness.

With water: Nose: Medicinal and oily - plastiscene and kippers. Traces of cresote and bonfire embers. Palate: Peat smoke with subtle medicinal flavours. Sherry notes again present with a salty/briny element.

Body: Full. Finish: Ash with some medicinal notes and a rounding sherry edge. Cask Type: First Fill and Refill Sherry Casks. Whisky Style: A powerful whisky - full of smoke, spices and a distinct salty edge.

0 Comments

Be the first to review, comment or discuss.

Newsletter

Don't miss the news.
Subscribe to our weekly newsletter.

Tag Cloud

Sankey's Seafood Kitchen and Bar Pedrino Jefferson Marella Holly Law Samantha Cox Dave Marsland Trailer Happiness Edinburgh Spritz Shot Blended Malt Halloween Wine Prosecco The Milk Bar Petrus London Josh Beazeley Andy Graham Chris Churchman Calvados Native Armagnac Steven Young Jindea Dark n Stormy Goslings Rum St David's Day Joe Wilkins Old Tom Byrrh St Patrick's Day Jack Mitchell Spry Aviation Timmy Falzon Elliot Doyle Adam Day Viru Goslings Herno Hofmeister 40th Anniversary Denmark Whisky Daffy's RinQuinQuin Will Edmondson Ron Coclon Sacred Spirits Elliot Shenton The Spirit Business Gin Masters Cai Anderson KIN Mixologist Liqueur The Smugglers Cove John Russell Erin Davies Bounty Rum Mecanica Rob Squire Video Italy Atlantic Bar and Brasserie Cocktails Herno Gin Double Dutch Andy Turner Hannah Sharp Luke Bensley Woolton Toddy Coffee Rachel Orange Dishoom Birmingham Pilla Brothers Alibi Reading IO Premium Black Fire Coffee Liqueur Lockdown Cocktails Callooh Callay 33CankStreet Josh Ambrose Matt Hurst Panos Dimou Jerez Andrew Miller cocktails Mr Black Arcane Hygge Lanique Steel Bonnets Batanga Tequila craft beer Xander Driver Joe Lynn Isaac Jones Valentine's The Pickled Olive Antonio Palmarini Manchester The Bitter Truth Sam Baxendale Rum Lexa Ulijaszek The Lakes Distillery Pussers Estonia Sam Vesey One Percent Forest Gin Select Aperitivo Mayfield Venice Treacle Bar and Kitchen Funkin Pere Magloire Covid-19 Distll No9 Award Liverpool Hoxton Little Mixers Le Verger Christmas Sherry Sommelier Kyle Atkinson Marquis de Montesquiou Chester Robert Burns