Aged Spirits  

Fahrenheit 173 - Whisky

"The king o' drinks, as I conceive it, Talisker, Isla or Glenlivit"   (R.L. Stevenson)

Ardbeg Renaissance 55.9% 1998

Ardbeg Renaissance 55.9%
Distilled 1998
Bottled 2008

Peaty nose with wonderful notes of tropical fruits; dry, sharp, very peaty palate, seems surprisingly brutal after the complex, fruity nose; spicy, peaty, intense finish even with plenty of water

Score: 87 p