Ardmore 20 Year Old 1996

When you think about peated whisky you rarely think about the Highland region and Ardmore is never close to the top of anyone’s mind. However, Islay should not and does not have a monopoly on peated whiskies. Speaking of Monopoly have you seen the Islay version from a few years ago. I have been on […]

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Ardmore Traditional

This site has reviewed a couple of Ardmore’s now and all have been pretty weird and unusual. Not least the Claxton’s Ardmore 8 Year Old for A Dram A Day  from last year which was matured in an ex-Laphroaig quarter cask. However, there was one bottle which wasn’t weird but sweet, enjoyable and smoky and […]

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Ardmore 12 Year Old Port Wood Finish

Sometimes I buy a bottle and look forward to opening it. On opening I savor and taste each dram enjoying noticing the changes in the whisky as the bottle goes down. This time I missed out of that opportunity. More on that later… The Distillery The ardmore distillery is a large Victorian distillery in the […]

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