Recent Reviews of Ardbeg Alligator

  • Ardbeg Alligator - Sweet BBQ Sausages

    By MaltActivist on 10th Jun 20142014-06-10T13:15:00

    93

    This is, in my opinion, the last of the good special release Ardbegs. I haven't cared much for the stuff that came after like the Day, Galileo and the AuriVerdes - though I quite liked the Ardbog for some… read more

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  • Ardbeg Alligator - Mick Secor, Highland Stillhouse, OR

    By rigmorole on 6th Mar 20142014-03-06T06:06:00

    94

    I've been saving my notes from a glass of Alligator that I savored a few months ago at the Highland Stillhouse. Here they are: Nose: Charbroiled T-bone steak, creamy vanilla, lemon zest, Texas-style BBQ… read more

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  • Ardbeg Alligator - Rawr! Rawr rawr!

    By Anxyous on 17th Jan 20142014-01-17T20:19:00

    94

    The Ardbeg Alligator was the first whisky I rated as expensive that I bought. It was a few years back a couple of weeks before Christmas, when, in a busy store, my friend and I probably looked too young… read more

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  • Ardbeg Alligator - Fierce Reptile

    By Victor on 11th Jan 20142014-01-11T22:09:00

    87

    Ardbeg Alligator was a Committee Release, and then a limited general release in 2011. The whisky was matured in heavily charred, viz. "Alligator Char" NEW oak barrels. The reviewed sample is compliments… read more

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  • Ardbeg Alligator - Me Wants More, Preciousssssssssssss

    By rigmorole on 3rd Nov 20132013-11-03T23:30:00

    92

    Tasted the Alligator for the first time last night. Gentle smoke, peat, graham cracker pie crust, clotted cream, toffee. No detailed tasting notes since it is unobtanium at this point. I also enjoyed… read more

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About the bottle

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  • Distiller/brand: Ardbeg
  • Region: Islay
  • Size: 70cl
  • Water Source: Lochs Arinambeast

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