rdbeg is one of the most famous distilleries on the Isle of Islay. The whiskies are usually heavily peated malts. Compared to other Islay malts Ardbeg doesn’t focus on the sea and salt tastes. Rather it focuses on aromas of spices, malt or sweet tones like vanilla and chocolate. A visit to Ardbeg includes a tour and tastings of their special casks. Sample some limited drams that are likely never going to make it out of the distillery. The experience is made extra special by the locals whose knowledge of the place is unrivalled.