Given the success and cult-like fan base that Ardbeg has recently enjoyed, it is almost impossible to imagine that the distillery was closed, on and off, for 15 years until it was purchased by Glenmorangie. Sitting on the southern coastline, the current distillery was founded in 1815, the original having been destroyed by excise men. The Ardbeg spirit still is fitted with a purifier which many believe accounts for its fruity, zesty character.
This is Cask 94, a private bottling.
Age: 14 years
Cask Type: sherry cask
46% ABV / 75cl
Bottle Number: 214 / 350
Note condition of seal
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