Lagavulin - 1997

This is the Distillers Edition of Lagavulin. It has been finished in Spanish Pedro Ximenez sherry casks, which adds a lot of sweetness and depth to the classic Lagavulin flavours, making it the favourite whisky of many a malthead.

This is the Distillers Edition of Lagavulin. It has been finished in Spanish Pedro Ximenez sherry casks, which adds a lot of sweetness and depth to the classic Lagavulin flavours, making it the favourite whisky of many a malthead.

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6581
Lagavulin
Scotland, Islay
Single Malt Whisky
1997
2013
43%
0.7 l
Original bottling
Bourbon
Sherry - Pedro Ximenez
lgv 4/502
Chill filtration - With Artifical colouring - With
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Nosing
Maritime Notes:
Iodine:
Peat Smoke:
Sherry:
Fruit:
Medicinal Smoke:
Sweet:
Vanilla:
Salt:
Seaweed:
Berries:
Dried Fruit:
Leather:
Oak:
Tobacco:
Zitrus:
Herb:
Bonfire Smoke:
Tasting
Peat Smoke:
Sweet:
Maritime Notes:
Herb:
Coffee:
Fruit:
Malt:
Seaweed:
Vanilla:
Oak:
Salt:
Spices:
Bonfire Smoke:
Dark Chocolate:
Leather:
Sherry:
Berries:
Chili:
Chocolate:
Dried Fruit:
Iodine:
Nuts:
Oil:
Peach:
Pepper:
Zitrus:
Finish
Peat Smoke:
Sweet:
Oak:
Chocolate:
Coffee:
Fruit:
Medicinal Smoke:
Nuts:
Oil:
Vanilla:
Herb:
Bonfire Smoke:
Dark Chocolate:
Lemon:
Malt:
Peach:
Seaweed:
Spices:
Zitrus:
Maritime Notes:

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12. Feb 2017
Nosing:

Taste: Salt Seaweed Peat Smoke Bonfire Smoke Sweet

Finish:

Comment: very nice smoke, sweet and mild
06. Jan 2019
Nosing: Peat Smoke Medicinal Smoke Iodine Seaweed Maritime Notes Zitrus Sherry Sweet Bonfire Smoke Vanilla Fruit ketchup

Taste: Peat Smoke Spices Maritime Notes Leather Oak Vanilla Oil Chocolate Sherry Fruit Zitrus Sweet Dried Fruit Bonfire Smoke

Finish: Peat Smoke Seaweed Fruit Oak Lemon Sweet

Comment:
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17. Jan 2016
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23. Jan 2016
Nosing: Iodine Peat Smoke dry Medicinal Smoke Iodine like rubber Fruit Berries Sherry Dried Fruit Vanilla Oak complex

Taste: Spices Oak Dark Chocolate Fruit Vanilla Coffee

Finish: Coffee Spices Oak Peat Smoke Vanilla

Comment: one of my faforite, better than 1998
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