Ardbeg Lord of the Isles

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Ardbeg Lord of the Isles

Postby dapa » Sat Jun 16, 2007 1:18 pm

Hi!
I understand that LoI is a 25-year old whisky but is there a new one every year :?:
Here in Sweden a bottle costs about 160 euro and that is a pretty good price I think.

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Re: Ardbeg Lord of the Isles

Postby Spirit of Islay » Sat Jun 16, 2007 3:10 pm

dapa wrote:Hi!
I understand that LoI is a 25-year old whisky but is there a new one every year :?:


/dapa


Read the history of Ardbeg , Do a quick bit of maths and see what you think the answer is ! :wink:

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Postby dapa » Sat Jun 16, 2007 6:17 pm

Ignorance is bliss. You should try it sometime o' omnipotent one :!:

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Postby r900p » Sat Jun 16, 2007 9:26 pm

It is released every year. Price over here (UK) around £125.00

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Re: Ardbeg Lord of the Isles

Postby Deactivated Member » Mon Jun 18, 2007 7:38 pm

Spirit of Islay wrote:
dapa wrote:Hi!
I understand that LoI is a 25-year old whisky but is there a new one every year :?:


/dapa


Read the history of Ardbeg , Do a quick bit of maths and see what you think the answer is ! :wink:


Oh boy, a puzzle!

Can't we just ask someone who knows more than we do, Gordon?

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Re: Ardbeg Lord of the Isles

Postby les taylor » Mon Jun 18, 2007 7:39 pm

Spirit of Islay wrote:
dapa wrote:Hi!
I understand that LoI is a 25-year old whisky but is there a new one every year :?:


/dapa


Read the history of Ardbeg , Do a quick bit of maths and see what you think the answer is ! :wink:



The answer is 147.

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Re: Ardbeg Lord of the Isles

Postby Jobi » Mon Jun 18, 2007 7:54 pm

les taylor wrote:
The answer is 147.


Les, you forgot to divide by two. The answer is 73.5

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Re: Ardbeg Lord of the Isles

Postby les taylor » Mon Jun 18, 2007 8:12 pm

Jobi wrote:
les taylor wrote:
The answer is 147.


Les, you forgot to divide by two. The answer is 73.5



Jobi NO if it's in imperial it's definetly 147.


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Postby killerwhale » Tue Jun 19, 2007 6:31 am

so it is released every year?
that is one expensive malt.... :(
too bad it wasn't a 'one off' as the name and packaging is so nice..... would have made a great collectable bottle :)

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Postby Spirit of Islay » Tue Jun 19, 2007 10:36 am

killerwhale wrote:so it is released every year?
that is one expensive malt.... :(
too bad it wasn't a 'one off' as the name and packaging is so nice..... would have made a great collectable bottle :)


No it's not released every year , we had a discussion about this over on my sites forum , we could only work out 3 batches of LOTI , the last being in 2005 according to the bottling codes......
It's one expensive malt due to it getting rarer......
Yes the packaging is very nice , different .

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Loti

Postby Eat P » Tue Jun 19, 2007 11:03 am

Now this should be interesting then bottlecode from my Loti: L6 151 05.56
that means bottled last year, right? So 4th release.... :shock:

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Postby killerwhale » Tue Jun 19, 2007 7:23 pm

maybe I'm a bit slow, it's not released every year though there are a number of batches that Ardbeg releases in different years though there is a limit to how much LOTI whisky so it'll be gone?

and yes it's a lovely packaging/name... one of my favorites for sure. :thumbsup:

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Postby r900p » Tue Jun 19, 2007 7:32 pm

Killerwahle, you think your slow i've just realised what LOTI stands for. :oops:

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Postby Deactivated Member » Tue Jun 19, 2007 7:57 pm

Oh lord, stuck on LOTI again....

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Postby killerwhale » Tue Jun 19, 2007 9:19 pm

r900p wrote:Killerwahle, you think your slow i've just realised what LOTI stands for. :oops:

:smoke:
no worries
and welcome to the 'Slow Club', I'll be running for the slowest of the slow title and I'd like your support *shakes your hand*

:)


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