• Category Scotch
  • Country Scotland
  • Region Islay
  • Distillery Ardbeg
  • Style Single Malt Whisky
  • Alcohol 54.1%
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  • sherry
  • peaty
  • phenols
  • smoky
  • lemon
  • oily
  • rose
  • berries
  • oak

Ardbeg

1998 - Almost There (0.7l, 54.1%)
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The penultimate part in the Young series from Ardbeg, spanning the development of Ardbeg, from Very Young, all the way up to 10 years. This was distilled in 1998, and offers lots of complexity and a unique look into the maturation of Ardbeg single malt.
  • Category Scotch
  • Country Scotland
  • Region Islay
  • Distillery Ardbeg
  • Style Single Malt Whisky
  • Alcohol 54.1%
California residents: Click here for Proposition 65 WARNING.
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  • sherry
  • peaty
  • phenols
  • smoky
  • lemon
  • oily
  • rose
  • berries
  • oak
Dog Dogson's Smartass corner
Character Dogson
Scotland is home to more than 20 million casks of maturing Whisky. That’s four for every person living there. Nuts!
90% of all Scotch Whisky released in the market is a blend. That’s a hell of a lot.
Whisky distilling goes way back to 1494 when the first recorded batch was made by a posse of monks who acquired about 60 gallons of barley and decided to turn it into "aqua vitae". They created the first 1,500 bottles of Scotch in History.
Ardbeg's signature 10YO won "World Whisky of the Year" in 2008.
Scotch Whisky is seldom aged in new barrels. Bourbon and Tennessee Whiskey casks are usually used for maturation. In addition to that, Whisky is often matured or finished in various wine casks such as Sherry or Port.
Whisky or Whiskey? The spelling differs geographically. In Scotland, Japan, and some other parts of the world, distilleries usually spell it Whisky; in Ireland and the USA, they spell it Whiskey.
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Dog Dogson's Smartass corner
Character Dogson
Scotland is home to more than 20 million casks of maturing Whisky. That’s four for every person living there. Nuts!
90% of all Scotch Whisky released in the market is a blend. That’s a hell of a lot.
Whisky distilling goes way back to 1494 when the first recorded batch was made by a posse of monks who acquired about 60 gallons of barley and decided to turn it into "aqua vitae". They created the first 1,500 bottles of Scotch in History.
Ardbeg's signature 10YO won "World Whisky of the Year" in 2008.
Scotch Whisky is seldom aged in new barrels. Bourbon and Tennessee Whiskey casks are usually used for maturation. In addition to that, Whisky is often matured or finished in various wine casks such as Sherry or Port.
Whisky or Whiskey? The spelling differs geographically. In Scotland, Japan, and some other parts of the world, distilleries usually spell it Whisky; in Ireland and the USA, they spell it Whiskey.
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