Ardbeg Uigeadail

Ardbeg Uigeadail (NAS) COLOR: Rust and the color of aged Sauternes NOSE: An initial blast of beef jerky, wet tobacco, peat…PEAT!! After getting past all of the in your face BBQ’d meats you find vanilla extract, light citrus and creamy caramel PALATE: Intense peaty introduction opening up to a rich smoked pork, wood charcoal and campfire near the sea. FINISH: Long…

Springbank

Springbank 10 ~ COLOR: greenish peat NOSE: leather, peat, masked sweetness like fake sugar, masked apple, PALATE: delayed spices, deli meat but not unpleasant like ardbeg, FINISH: meaty like ardbeg, slight spice but mostly sandwich meat, bologna ADD WATER NOSE: nose is the unchanged devil PALATE: many much more spice, clean water oddly, FINISH: a…

Dalwhinnie 15 year

Dalwhinnie 15 year COLOR: Bright gold NOSE: Banana, Tangerine and the freshness of green apple PALATE: Rich and coating, stewed apricots with vanilla and the brightness of the green apple and red delicious shining through FINISH: Light and enjoyable, creamy with a wisp of light smoke at the end ~ The Dalwhinnie 15 year is a nice…

Ardbeg Corryveckran

\ Ardbeg Corryveckran (NAS) COLOR: crisp gold NOSE: wet leather, smoke, peat, sandwich meats PALATE: more wet leather and rubber bands, spiced meat, spices, medicinal oil, salts, full bodied FINISH: medium in length, heavy of spiced meat ~ Difficult to enjoy thanks to the odd flavors of the scotch. If you’re used to highland or…