DescriptionThe fundamental expression of the range, ardbeg ten is the emblem of the style of the distillery. ardbeg ten is aged in two steps in old bourbon barrels in american oak: the first step gives it the sweetness of vanilla, the second gives it its spicy character and peaty. tasting notes an exceptional balance and depth. the olfactory power is full and provides a valuable blend that combines the sweetness of caramel and chocolate, cinnamon and phenols. the notes of citrus, melon, sweet english and phenolic flavors are evident. the flavors of walnut and coffee then reveal vanish when the most volatile top notes.
net sweetness and moderate the beginning quickly gives way to a mouthful with deep peat notes, with hints of smoke tobacco and powerful espresso, then replaced by the sweetness of molasses and licorice flavor. the taste is initially slightly spicy (astringent) and soft, tasty, full and finally dry.
the final is long and smoke. a smoke persists sweetness on the palate, with a character crushed peat and creamy malt.
Storage temperatureAt room temperature