Ardbeg 23 Darkness! Oloroso Cask Finish

Welcome to the current ongoing series I’m calling “I’m Ar-begging you to stop making these puns”, in which I review all of the Ardbeg samples I’ve had sitting around, unreviewed. So far in my reviews of older 90s Ardbeg samples, all of them have been ex-bourbon casks. And that’s not a bad thing. Currently sherry casks are only seasoned, and the quality of these casks… Continue reading Ardbeg 23 Darkness! Oloroso Cask Finish

Ardbeg 23 1991 Douglas Laing Director’s Cut

Welcome to the current ongoing series I’m calling “I’m Ar-begging you to stop making these puns”, in which I review all of the Ardbeg samples I’ve had sitting around, unreviewed. Alright, so we have more early 90s Ardbeg, this time one sourced by Doulas Laing as part of their Director’s Cut series. For those of you who have missed them, I’ve been going through some… Continue reading Ardbeg 23 1991 Douglas Laing Director’s Cut

Ardbeg 22 1993 Cadenhead’s Single Cask

Welcome to the current ongoing series I’m calling “I’m Ar-begging you to stop making these puns”, in which I review all of the Ardbeg samples I’ve had sitting around, unreviewed. Alright, so I’ve now had Ardbeg from the mid 90s that was in a single cask, and from the mid 90s that was vatted together by the company itself. So far it’s different then the… Continue reading Ardbeg 22 1993 Cadenhead’s Single Cask

Ardbeg 21

Welcome to a new series I’m calling “I’m Ar-begging you to stop making these puns”, in which I review all of the Ardbeg samples I’ve had sitting around, unreviewed. We continue with Ardbeg from the 1990s. This time, though, we have an original bottling from the company itself. The last time there was an Ardbeg 21 like this was in 2001, when I was just starting university.… Continue reading Ardbeg 21

Ardbeg 18 1993 Master of Malt Single Cask

Welcome to a new series I’m calling “I’m Ar-begging you to stop making these puns”, in which I review all of the Ardbeg samples I’ve had sitting around, unreviewed. When discussing Ardbeg, there’s certainly a line drawn in the sand. You have the 1970s whisky, back before they were reopened, which is legendary. Which I feel I can say because I’m amazing. No, that’s not… Continue reading Ardbeg 18 1993 Master of Malt Single Cask

Ardbeg Kelpie

Thanks to /u/RaunchyJowls for this sample. Welcome to a new series I’m calling “I’m Ar-begging you to stop making these puns”, in which I review all of the Ardbeg samples I’ve had sitting around, unreviewed. Time to continue folks! Everyone wants creativity. However just because your creative doesn’t mean it’s good. As most people who’ve visited modern art museums will tell you (Note: I don’t hate all… Continue reading Ardbeg Kelpie