Ardbeg Galileo 1999 Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky.
Celebrating Ardbeg’s first ever experiment in space.
Ardbeg Galileo Project.
In the late autumn of 2011 a rocket blasted off. Within its cargo where some research vials of Ardbeg spirit, a fascinating experiment of Ardbeg in space.
Ardbeg had been invited by US based research company NanoRacks LLC to take part in a research to test micro organic compounds in a maturation experiment. (inter action with charred oak). Due to Earth gravity and micro gravity in space.
As a result of this historic experiment the distillery released the Galileo.
Matured in classic ex-bourbon barrels and some ex-Marsala casks resulted in a Golden, Rich and smokey Ardbeg.
Bottled at 49%Abv non chill filtered.
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