Rumour: Ardbeg Supernova 2019

Ardbeg Supernova returns to planet Earth in 2019 with a Committee Release to "transport your tastebuds to peaty parts unknown".

Ardbeg Supernova
Discover thick clouds of aniseed, menthol and soot. Travel further and marvel in fierce explosions of fennel, charred oak and birch before your voyage culminates in an almost eclipsing wave of peat and smoke.

Identity Card Ardbeg Supernova 2019

  • Official bottling from Ardbeg Distillery
  • NAS single malt Scotch whisky
  • Matured in American oak and oloroso sherry casks
  • Alcohol: 53.8% ABV
Ardbeg Supernova 2019 back label

    The back label reads:
    SN2019 probes the palate - revealing smoky malt stimuli you never knew you had. Enter into realms of sweet treacle toffee, aniseed, eucalyptus and intense oak bonfires - finally re-emerging through a dense nebular of peat and smoke. Whisky will never be the same again.

    Embark on a journey like no other with Ardbeg Supernova and unveil your own account of events. Or just keep it to yourself. It's not like anybody will believe you anyway.

    Source: Colas Public Registry

    Entries from the TTB Public Registry (Alcohol and Tobacco Tax & Trade Bureau) are a fairly reliable source for upcoming new whiskies. Although not all entries make it to the market. There’s always the possibility a brand decides not to launch a whisky, even if the label has been approved. Until the distillery sends out a press release, this whisky should be considered a rumour…