Ardbeg Drum is the 2019 Ardbeg Day release from the famed Islay distillery, this festive expression spending a period of time in rum casks.
Ex-bourbon cask whisky have been rested in rum casks to create the Drum, the general release of the expression coming in at 46%.
The distillery describes it as:
“Fragrant pine resin, woodsmoke and seaspray, dancing alongside ripe banana and pineapple. Lavender, licorice and vanilla sway into rich dark chocolate, before parading into a long, smoky finish.”
This is a limited release with a limited allocation to The Oak Barrel. It follows other Ardbeg Day releases such as Dark Cove, Kelpie and Ardbog.
- Single Malt