Just a quick one this week, loyal readers! It’s been a slog of a week, verily, and while I will be enjoying a whisky in very short order, this isn’t really a “write a bunch of stuff” moment unfortch(*). Instead, this is a BuzzFeed iScotch post!
So, Round 2 for the Ardbeg 10y! We liked it the first time around, but you won’t believe what we thought this time! Here are our top ten or eleven or whatever flavour notes with animated gifs!:
Dan – long legs, thick and sticky, colour of beer pee
Simon – cheap apple juice
Dan – raisin & vanilla sweetness w salt smoke
Simon – barbeque next to campfire beside the sea
Dan – sweet earthy grape w salted caramel bonfire from a distance
Simon – salty & burn, smokey iodine, grass & sea breeze
Dan – long
Simon – long, slight herring
Dan – 8.1/10
Simon – 8/10
Ardbeg 10y – 46% 750ml – $99.95 – Islay
Try it? Yes! Buy it? Yes!
(*) totes time effish abbreevs.