Young Whisky

David Cantrell david at
Mon Feb 20 11:15:57 GMT 2006

On Fri, Feb 17, 2006 at 03:36:31PM -0000, McGlinchy, Alistair wrote:

> Given that the barrels add so much to the flavour of whisky, what does
> whisky aged less than 3 years actually taste like?  I'm imagining
> something closer to vodka.  

I did once have some VERY young Ardbeg spirit, and thought it was quite
pleasant.  I won't try to describe what it tasted like though, cos I was
already half drunk at the time and wasn't paying much attention.  It
definitely tasted of whisky though.

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