Ardbeg Grooves: A Smoky Celebration of Ardbeg Day 2018
Released to celebrate Orbo Day 2018 (the distillerys open day during the Austrian festival) Groves is a smooth whiskey that proves all you need is love and a stomach. Roasted in heavily charred wine barrels to create a heavy groove on the wooden surface.
- Limited Edition: Ardbeg Grooves was released in 2018 as a limited edition expression to celebrate Ardbeg Day, an annual event for Ardbeg fans worldwide.
- Experimental Spirit: Ardbeg is known for pushing the boundaries of whisky-making, and Grooves is no exception. It’s an experimental whisky that showcases unique cask types and flavors.
- Smoky Delight: Ardbeg Grooves is rich in smoky, peaty flavors, which are a hallmark of Ardbeg’s style. The smoke is both intense and well-balanced.
- Spicy Complexity: This expression also brings a complexity of spices, with hints of black pepper and clove that complement the smokiness.
- Sweet Undertones: Beneath the layers of smoke and spice, you’ll find subtle sweet notes of vanilla and toffee, adding depth to the whisky’s profile.
- Innovative Casks: Ardbeg Grooves is aged in heavily charred red wine casks, which impart unique woody and fruity characteristics to the whisky.
Ardbeg Day Celebration:
- Annual Event: Ardbeg Day is celebrated globally by enthusiasts and fans of this iconic Islay distillery. Each year, a special release like Grooves is unveiled to mark the occasion.
- Collector’s Item: Bottles of Ardbeg Grooves from Ardbeg Day 2018 are sought after by collectors and Ardbeg aficionados.
- Neat or with Water: Enjoy Ardbeg Grooves neat to savor its full-bodied smokiness, or add a few drops of water to open up its flavors.
- Whisky Cocktails: Experiment with creating smoky whisky cocktails, as Ardbeg Grooves can add a unique twist to classic recipes.
- Limited: Due to its status as a limited edition release, finding bottles of Ardbeg Grooves may require checking with specialized whisky retailers, auctions, or Ardbeg enthusiasts’ groups.
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