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Ardbeg 1998 Single Cask #1190

Ardbeg 1998 Single Cask #1190
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Ardbeg 1998 Single Cask #1190Ardbeg 1998 Single Cask #1190Ardbeg 1998 Single Cask #1190
Winning bid: £420.00
Lot number: 085-0775

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.

Distilled: 11.05.1998

Bottled: 10.12.2008

Cask Type: Hogshead

Cask Number: 1190

54.7% ABV / 70cl

Bottle Number: 166 / 282

Please examine all images of the lot, any packaging and labels carefully and satisfy yourself as to their condition before making a bid.

Featured in: The 85th Auction (April 27 – May 6, 2018)