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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Spicy dried fruit, creamy vanilla, orange peel, green apple and cut flowers. Intense and complex palate: fruit cake, sticky toffee and seasoned leather followed by honey and lemons, leading eventually to a long finish full of spice and sweetness.View ProductAncnoc 1975 Vintage70cl / 44.20% ABV£595.00