Ardbeg Corryvreckan won the prize as Best Single Malt at the WWA in 2010, and it's constantly at the very top of Jim Murray's Whisky Bible. Without an age statement, this Corryvreckan displays intensity and complexity that made Ardbeg one of the most reputed distilleries around. Corryvreckan is the name of a whirlpool between Islay and Jura.
N: explosive, with sea air, fish, vanilla, chocolate and cloves.
P: oily and rich, with salty notes and a deep sweetness.
F: simply neverending.
Extraordinary by itself, it deserves the match with seafood.