Ardbeg Corryvreckan, 57.1% abv

Ardbeg Corryvreckan, 57.1% abv

Ardbeg Corryvreckan

Score 89


Average Score 89

Highest Score 93

Lowest Score 87

# of Times Scored 15

This Single Malt is distilled by Ardbeg in Islay.

Tasting notes:

Caramel, peat, campfire, oily, red fruit, sherry, sweet tar and nutty on the nose. Lovely smoke spicy mouthfeel. Peppery, sea salt, sweet intense smoke, coffee and dark fruit on the palate. Coffee and smoke linger on a medium long finish.



  • Ardbeg Corryvreckan, 57.1% abv

    Sweet peat moss, sea breeze, briney creosote and oak chips on the nose. Gentle light peaty mouthfeel. Soft smoky peat, vanilla, gentle tar and fruit on the palate. Delightful light tarry notes. Soft gentle tar on a medium finish. Sorry to this one go. Purchased at the Distillery in 2009.

    88

    Ardbeg Corryvreckan, 57.1% abv

    Biscuity tar, soft fruit, herbal and grass aromas the medicinal on the nose. Lovely tart tangy sweet tar notes dominate the palate. Medium long tarry sooty finish.

    87

    Ardbeg Corryvreckan, 57.1% abv

    Sweet fruity peat, tar aromas with shortbread and biscuit notes on the nose. Soft, luscious tangy fruit laden peat then lovely soft sweet medicinal notes on the palate. Gentle sweet fruit on a long campfire finish.

    88

    Ardbeg Corryvreckan, 57.1% abv

    Sweet tangy seaweed, peaty salty caramel on the nose. Soft chewy tar, earthy, hint of sweet iodine then fruit notes on the palate. Long, sweet, tangy soft peat finish.

    87

    Ardbeg Corryvreckan, 57.1% abv

    Rich tar, iodine, band-aids, with fruit on the nose. Sweet creamy creosote, chocolate seaweed on the palate. Long sweet peaty finish.

    89

    Ardbeg Corryvreckan, 57.1% abv

    Spicy sweet butterscotch tar aromas on the nose. Sweet barley tar and vanilla on the palate. Dry soft peat finish.

    87

    Ardbeg Corryvreckan, 57.1% abv

    Cedar smoke, seaweed with light peppers and sweet peat on the nose. Thick syrup with dry peaty attitude and tangy tar on the palate. Medicinal finish.

    87

    Ardbeg Corryvreckan, 57.1% abv

    Sweet peated shortbread cookies with hints of tar and absinthe followed by rich oranges on the nose. Blissful kiss of tar on palate. I love it.

    90

    Ardbeg Corryvreckan, 57.1% abv

    Peat on toast with smoky persimmon jam on the nose. Rich, oily spiced light peat with a sensuous mouthfeel. Very well balanced. Great presence.

    88

    Ardbeg Corryvreckan, 57.1% abv

    Smoke and peat shortbreads on the nose. Sitting around a campfire with gentle smoke and a hint of absinthe in the background. Dominant sensation of smoked citrus cookies. Long finish.

    89

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