Containing two bottles each from a different single barrel of 1974 Ardbeg. Each of these casks has developed it's own distinctive character, bottled separately for the greatest pleasure of the most discerning Whisky enthusiast. Exquisitely presented in a handmade bespoke leather gun case, accompanied by sterling silver (hallmarked) drinking cups in a unique partnership with Scotland's top silversmiths. Double Barrel is a beautiful presentation of Ardbeg, the ultimate Islay Malt. Only 250 sets have been made.
Hand blown embossed bottles sealed with the individual cask number. Hand stitched bridle leather made in the UK by the same craftsmen who make gun cases for the world's best gunsmiths (Purdey, Beretta and Boss) Hand stitched bridle leather gun case. Eight solid silver drinking cups created by Scotland's top silversmiths Hamilton & Inches, all hallmarked. Each cup is engraved with Ardbeg's bespoke zoomorphic design. Leather stitched sampling register. Leather stitched book The story of Double Barrel, and bespoke Omas/LVMH pen
Ardbeg 1974 has an amazing depth of peat which has soaked into the oak, combined with sumptuous sweetness, enticing spices and laced with seductively fruity floral notes. Each pair of casks selected for Ardbeg Double Barrel is a feast for the senses combining the full and complex spectrum of rich, seductive and deep flavours in Ardbeg together as a harmonious pair. In each double barrel, you will find two unique single casks, one revealing a more deeply exotic Ardbeg weaving sweeter luscious fruits, spices, and velvety tannins in with voluptuous peat oils, and the other deeper in the archetypal and highly aromatic smoky-waxy complexity for which Ardbeg is renowned