Nuovo Ardbeg Wee Beastie

Nuovo Ardbeg Wee Beastie

There is a new Ardbeg, and despite what usually happens for this brand, it is something that will not be released in a limited edition, but that will become part of the regular production of the brand. It is a whiskey aged 5 years and bottled at 47.4%. The distillate is matured both in ex-bourbon and ex-oloroso barrels. Where does the name come from? Wee Beastie is sometimes referred to as small, annoying Scottish mosquitoes, which occur in swarms and bite aggressively. This is what the...