Ardbeg 1978/'97 OB

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r0b
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Ardbeg 1978/'97 OB

Postby r0b » Wed May 28, 2003 4:32 pm

Howdy,

Could anybody help me out & share tasting notes on this one?

Lawrence
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Postby Lawrence » Wed May 28, 2003 5:53 pm

I found this on google, I'm not sure if it's the same bottling;
Ardbeg 1978 Distillery bottling, 43% a.b.v.
Mellow nose. Chocolate, marshmallow, and nut notes combine to strongly remind of "rocky road" ice cream. Rich, with a leafy, peaty, earthy layer floating above. The dusty, mellow palate shows peat, chocolate, marshmallow. Wet smoke and burnt peanut in the finish.

Let me know,

Lawrence

Lawrence
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Posts: 5019
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Postby Lawrence » Wed May 28, 2003 5:53 pm

I found this on google, I'm not sure if it's the same bottling;
Ardbeg 1978 Distillery bottling, 43% a.b.v.
Mellow nose. Chocolate, marshmallow, and nut notes combine to strongly remind of "rocky road" ice cream. Rich, with a leafy, peaty, earthy layer floating above. The dusty, mellow palate shows peat, chocolate, marshmallow. Wet smoke and burnt peanut in the finish.

Let me know,

Lawrence

Lawrence
Matured cask
Posts: 5019
Joined: Wed May 21, 2003 1:01 am
Location: Victoria, BC, Canada

Postby Lawrence » Wed May 28, 2003 5:53 pm

I found this on google, I'm not sure if it's the same bottling;
Ardbeg 1978 Distillery bottling, 43% a.b.v.
Mellow nose. Chocolate, marshmallow, and nut notes combine to strongly remind of "rocky road" ice cream. Rich, with a leafy, peaty, earthy layer floating above. The dusty, mellow palate shows peat, chocolate, marshmallow. Wet smoke and burnt peanut in the finish.

Let me know,

Lawrence

Lawrence
Matured cask
Posts: 5019
Joined: Wed May 21, 2003 1:01 am
Location: Victoria, BC, Canada

Postby Lawrence » Wed May 28, 2003 5:53 pm

I found this on google, I'm not sure if it's the same bottling;
Ardbeg 1978 Distillery bottling, 43% a.b.v.
Mellow nose. Chocolate, marshmallow, and nut notes combine to strongly remind of "rocky road" ice cream. Rich, with a leafy, peaty, earthy layer floating above. The dusty, mellow palate shows peat, chocolate, marshmallow. Wet smoke and burnt peanut in the finish.

Let me know,

Lawrence

r0b
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Postby r0b » Wed May 28, 2003 10:16 pm

Thanks for your reply. All four of them.

I'd also like to know what other users of this forum think of it.

Lawrence
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Postby Lawrence » Thu May 29, 2003 6:04 am

If you have something to say you might as well be heard.


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