Dark chocolate and coffee mingle with oily smoked fish, cracked black pepper and lemon balm. On the palate more dark chocolate, smoky bacon, cloves, burnt toffee, an oily, briny texture and a tarry finish. Beach, bonfire, friends.
Notes by Stuart Easton
|Product Name||Ardbeg Kelpie|
|Strength (ABV %)||46.00%|
|Cask Type||Virgin Black Sea Oak and Bourbon Casks|
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