Tag Archives: peat

Ardmore Traditional Cask

 Yes, thats a seaplane. And yes, thats the Ardmore Traditional Cask, no age statement, 46% abv, non chill filtered. Sweet and peaty on the nose, leading to a slightly agressive palate with big mouthfeel, cereal notes. Smoke and peat linger forcefully throughout until a slightly spiky, salted barley sugar finish. Considering the price point there […]

Kilkerran Work in Progress 

   Sweet and smoky on the nose, not overwhelming peat smoke but similar to lingering bonfire smoke. Elements of grass and brine. The palate is again smoky which slightly overshadows the sherry notes, more like a charred vanilla. Sweet and peaty finish throught leading to a mild ash aftertaste. Lots going on within the glass […]