Ardbeg Ten Years Old is revered around the world as the peatiest, smokiest, most complex single malt of them all. Yet it does not flaunt the peat; rather it gives way to the natural sweetness of the malt to produce a whisky of perfect balance. Named World Whisky of the Year in 2008.
Non chill-filtered with a strength of 46% ABV.
- Colour: Light Gold
- Aroma: smoked fish and crispy bacon alongside green bell peppers, baked pineapple and pear juice.
- Tasting: peat effervesces with tangy lemon and lime juice, black pepper pops with sizzling cinnamon-spiced toffee.
- Finish: smoky with tarry espresso, aniseed, toasted almonds and traces of soft barley and fresh pear.