Ardbeg Drum Committee Release
This Ardbeg Drum Committee Release Single Malt Whisky for Feis Ile 2019 Islay Whisky Festival is the first Ardbeg Distillery release to be finished in Rum Cask.
Matured in ex-Bourbon casks before being transferred to ex-rum casks from the Americas. And bottled at cask strength.
Ardbeg Drum Committee Release Distillery Tasting Notes :-
Colour : Dark gold.
Nose : Smoked apple and pineapple, ripe banana, fragrant pine resin and subtle woodsmoke. Dry cocoa powder, cinnamon and ginger spiced dates and ‘floating’ lavender notes.
Palate : Peppery texture, huge smoky palate, oil, tar, creosote, rich dark chocolate. A treasure of spices – clove, liquorice and ginger mingles with smoked vanilla.
Finish : Intense smoke on the finish, more spice with a sweet coffee liqueur finish.