Lagavulin 12 Year 2015 Release Old Islay single malt Scotch whisky

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More about Lagavulin 12 Year Old 2015 Release

Produced by: Lagavulin Distillery
Owned by: Diageo plc
UK distribution by: Diageo Great Britain

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alc./vol: 56.8%

Proof: 113.6°

Vintage: Non-vintage

Aged: 12 years

Product of: Product of United Kingdom United Kingdom

One of Diageo's 2015 Special Releases, Lagavulin 12 year old is something of staple of each year’s releases.

Review and Tasting


Sampled on 23/09/2015

Appearance:

Clear, light to mid golden amber.

Aroma:

Creamy with faint sulphur, cooled bonfire ash and faint vegetal aromas. Wax crayon emerges with water and vegetal notes are amplified.

Taste:

Vegetal and smoky with celery, cereal and meatiness. Faint notes of Bovril. Sweeter with water. Notes of pumpkin pie.

Aftertaste:

Bonfire ash, smoke and faint Bovril.

Overall:

Meaty with faint notes of sulphur alongside more regular Lagavulin smokiness.

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