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The Ardbeg Galileo is named after the father of modern astronomy and we are eager to find out if it tastes truly heavenly and if secondary market prices skyrocketed too.

Other than making tasty whisky which sells scarily well, another thing Ardbeg are known for is doing silly things, and when it came to the Galileo press launch it was silly in two ways: 1) It was 4 days after the whisky was released and 2) it was at the National Space Centre. In Leicester.

At its heart, Galileo is hallmark Ardbeg whiskey produced in 1999 that has been matured in classic ex-bourbon barrels and finished in ex-Marsala sherry casks. The result is a deep golden, smoky Ardbeg balanced with rich flavors from Sicily.

Ardbeg Galileo Single Malt Scotch Whisky is a limited edition single malt whisky launched by Ardbeg Distillery in commemoration of their first adventure into space. The single malt is a vatting, or blend, of different styles of Ardbeg whisky that were distilled in 1999, and aged in casks that were previously used to mature marsala wine and bourbon.

Ardbeg Galileo Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky Review. 91 % Overall Score. Reader Rating 2 Votes. 72%. Ardbeg Distillery finds itself at home on the isle of Islay, where the sea breeze has a mighty effect on the liquid produced here.

Much-loved Ardbeg in Islay has always looked for ‘out of this world’ ways to express its whisky styles. Perhaps the most confusing, yet intriguing endeavour they’ve had however, is their Ardbeg ‘Galileo’ label.

Ardbeg Galileo is composed of a hallmark Ardbeg distilled in 1999, and matured in ex-bourbon barrels as well as ex-Marsala wine barrels from Sicily. Marsala is an Italian wine produced in the Sicily island around the city of Marsala.

Ardbeg Galileo is a special vatting of different styles of Ardbeg laid down in 1999, all married together to give a sweet, smoky texture. The heart of this limited edition Ardbeg is spirit matured in ex-Marsala wine casks from Sicily that is combined with hallmark Ardbeg …

This Ardbeg bottle was titled “Galileo The Ultimate” as it was an exhibition bottle for Ardbeg Galileo. This bottle won the best whisky of World Whisky Awards 2013.

Users have rated this product 5 out of 5 stars. Malt whiskey /whiskey is usually made from barley, which has a particularly affinity wit Islay is the southernmost of the Inner Hebridean islands, which sit in the North At Stores and prices for ‘Ardbeg ‘Galileo’ Single Malt Scotch Whisky, Islay’ in Germany.


Ardbeg Whisky Distillery. Situated on the island of Islay (pronounced eye-la) off the South West coast of Scotland – Ardbeg is one of Scotland’s best loved distilleries famed for it’s peaty, yet fruity, single malt whiskies. The distillery dates back to 1794 – although not officially licensed for distilling until 1815 – but had ceased production by

Ardbeg distillery. Ardbeg Distillery ( Scottish Gaelic: Taigh-staile na h-Àirde Bige) is a Scotch whisky distillery in Ardbeg on the south coast of the isle of Islay, Argyll and Bute, Scotland, in the Inner Hebrides group of islands. The distillery is owned by Louis Vuitton Moët Hennessy, and produces a …

The Ardbeg Galileo was crowned as the World’s Best Single Malt Whisky at the 2013 World Whiskies Awards. Many whisky bloggers and whisky writers do not agree with this award, questioning whether this whisky truly is the world’s best.

For over 200 years, Ardbeg has been made on the small, remote Scottish Isle of Islay. Some people travel to Ardbeg along the winding road from Port Ellen. Others follow their nose, their destiny or the advice of a good friend.

Arriving at the Australian Ardbeg Galileo Launch Party at Ardbeg Embassy 1806 in Melbourne

Ardbeg Galileo Posted by Tom. I had decided not to buy a bottle of this at release, it had sold out it’s entire allocation on pre-order. On that basis a wee thank …

In April 2012 Ardbeg sent some of their new-make spirit up into space to make Ardbeg the first inter-stellar whisky, so it came as little surprise that in September 2012, at the British Space Centre, the Ardbeg Galileo was launched.

Ardbeg Galileo launched to celebrate Scottish distillery’s « World First » experiment in space. In October 2011 Ardbeg crafted molecules went out of this world and into orbit. Limited Edition of legendary Islay Distillery pays tribute to Galileo, the father of modern astronomy.

Ardbeg Galileo 1999, 12 Year Old (49%) With the 2016 Fèis Ìle Festival drawing to a close, we celebrate Ardbeg’s open day with a tasting of the whisky which, to me, is close to the epitome of the beauty of Ardbeg’s spirit.

Ardbeg Galileo 12 yo 1999 (49%, OB 2012, first fill ex-bourbon and ex-Marsala casks) Nose: relatively soft peat, with lots of sweet elements. Pineapple, banana and tangerine.

Aug 31, 2012 · Introducing Ardbeg Galileo. Ardbeg’s gone space aged! Category Entertainment; Show more Show less. Loading Autoplay When autoplay is enabled, a …

This is classic era Ardbeg, this is the era of Ardbeg that made the distillery’s name amongst aficionados the world over. The spirit was produced in a very old school fashion as it would have been since the second world war. Floor maltings play a crucial part in Ardbeg’s character from this era.

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The Ardbeg Galileo, was the 2012 ‘Limited Release’, and it was launched and distributed world wide in September 2012. Unlike recent Ardbegs the Galileo features an age statement (1999-2012) and contains whisky matured in both ex-Marsala and ex-Bourbon barrels.

Ardbeg Galileo. 70cl, 49%. Ardbeg Mor, a 10 year old in 4.5 litre bottles is released. 2008. The new 10 year old, Corryvreckan, Rennaisance, Blasda and Mor II are released. Credit: Reproduced from the Malt Whisky Yearbook 2009 with the kind permission of Mr Ingvar Ronde.

Ardbeg Galileo was the 2012 special release which was to commemorate Ardbeg’s space aging experiment where they sent some Ardbeg into space to see what effect gravity (or the lack there of) has on the maturation process.

Ardbeg Uigeadail Single Malt Scotch Whisky; Ardbeg Uigeadail Single Malt Scotch Whisky. Named after Ardbeg’s unique water source. This whisky was named « Whisky of the Year » by the Whisky Bible in 2009, Ardbeg Galileo Single Malt Scotch Whisky . Discover Ardbeg Galileo Single Malt Scotch Whisky . Out of stock.

15,000 bottles of the Ardbeg ‘Galileo’ were released in June 2012 to make the distillery lots of money. Oh, and to commemorate some of the whisky going into space in 2011 for some zero gravity maturation. Reports of people floating about after drinking the Galileo have been greatly exaggerated.

Product Description. Ardbeg Galileo was bottled to celebrate Galileo Galilei, the very famous Italian astronomer and pays homage to Ardbegs involvement with Whisky space project this year.

Ardbeg Galileo June 3, 2016 // 0 Comments Next up is the Ardbeg Galileo, named after the 17th Italian astronomer, physicist, engineer, philosopher, and mathematician Galileo Galilei.

Ardbeg Galileo was distilled in 1999 and bottled in 2012. Partly matured in ex-marsala casks from Sicily, and mixed with first-fill ex-bourbon casks, it has been bottled at 49% ABV and comes non chill-filtered.

The Ardbeg distillery has been producing whisky on the remote Scottish island of Islay for more than two centuries. Here, Peat bogs and local water forms the basis of a smoky single-malt whisky that has achieved cult status Worldwide. Released in September 2012, the Ardbeg Galileo …

Ardbeg Galileo is a Layer Cake whisky. Referring to the layers/levels you have to go through, when rising to the top of drug business. Referring to the layers/levels you have to go through, when rising to the top of drug business.

Ardbeg Galileo 1999 Übersicht Eigenabfüllungen Sonderabfüllungen AnCnoc Vintage 2002 Auchentoshan 1988 Wine Cask Finish Auchentoshan 1990 Silveroak Ardbeg Galileo 1999 Balvenie Tun 1509 Batch 4 BenRiach 18 Jahre Dunder Peated Dark Rum

Ardbeg Galileo due in September August 7, 2012 Islay To mark its place as the “first malt whisky made in space” after being used in experiments on the International Space Station, Ardbeg is to release a special limited edition single malt.

Ardbeg. Producing some of the peatiest whiskies in the world, the Ardbeg distillery is one of the oldest in Scotland. It first began producing whisky back in 1798, before launching commercial production in 1815. Ardbeg Ardbeg 1999 Galileo – 12 Year Old – 75cl . Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky . £359.90 (inc. VAT) Buy View Add to wishlist

The Ardbeg Galileo 12 year is a malt whisky from Scotland from the Islay region, distilled in the Ardbeg distillery. After having spent more then 12 years in the warehouses of Ardbeg this  » ISLAY SINGLE MALT SCOTCH WHISKY » has been bottled in a stylish 70 …

Ardbeg Galileo was the 2012 special release which was to commemorate Ardbeg’s space aging experiment where they sent some Ardbeg into space to see what effect gravity (or the lack there of) has on the maturation process.

Ardbeg Galileo 12 Years Old 1999 (Official Bottling) 49% ABV, ~£150-£200 for 70cl Score: 79/100 What they say: Distilled in 1999 and matured for 12 years, some of the spirit was wholly matured in ex-marsala wine casks, the remainder in Bourbon casks.

The Ardbeg spirit still is fitted with a purifier which many believe accounts for its fruity, zesty character. Due to its huge upsurge in popularity, Ardbeg has added Ardbeg An Oa to its core malt range of the original three expressions: the 10-year-old; Uigeadail; and Corryvreckan. The sales of Galileo were meteoric, as befits a space-age Ardbeg.

Ardbeg Galileo is a 1999 vintage (contrary to previous special editions that were usually NAS), aged 12-13 years and bottled at 49%. Its label was registered in February this year and the release is expected in September 2012.

Ardbeg Perpetuum Single Malt. Islay, Scotland. ABV: 47.40%. Tasted at home, $35 (100mL bottle split, courtesy of the International Beer Shop in Perth). Ardbeg Galileo 1999 Single Malt. August 3, 2014 by Whisky a Day Leave a Comment. by . Ardbeg Galileo 1999 Single Malt. Islay, Scotland. ABV: 49.00%. Tasted at The George, $17.

Ardbeg Galileo. 49% abv. Score: 88/100 . Methinks Ardbeg is having almost as much fun in their marketing department as Bruichladdich is. Galileo? Really? Based on an ‘experiment’ in which a bit of Ardbeg was sent up in space to see what effect zero gravity might have on the maturation process.

And it’s a guy who’s not really fond of peat saying it… but hey, if i drink an Ardbeg, i want a peaty one. That’s what they do best. Released in 2012, in an edition of 15,000 bottles, do not expect to find the Ardbeg Galileo for less than 250 €.

Whisky Review: Ardbeg Auriverdes. Reviews Scotch By In the tradition of Galileo and the most recent Dark Cove, amongst others, Ardbeg Auriverdes is …

Ardbeg Galileo is a 12 year old whisky that was matured in both ex-Marsala and ex-Bourbon barrels. Quick bias warning: I have had Marsala wine before, in cooking, and I’m not a fan.

Ardbeg Galileo – Review. We’ve seen the press releases. We’ve read the news items. This is a release to celebrate Whisky In Space! It sold out quickly, ended up.. Read More. Posts navigation. 1; 2;

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