Category: Islay single malt whisky
Product of: United Kingdom
One of Diageo's 2015 Special Releases, Lagavulin 12 year old is something of staple of each year’s releases.
Sampled on 23/09/2015
Clear, light to mid golden amber.
Creamy with faint sulphur, cooled bonfire ash and faint vegetal aromas. Wax crayon emerges with water and vegetal notes are amplified.
Vegetal and smoky with celery, cereal and meatiness. Faint notes of Bovril. Sweeter with water. Notes of pumpkin pie.
Bonfire ash, smoke and faint Bovril.
Meaty with faint notes of sulphur alongside more regular Lagavulin smokiness.
Closure: Natural cork stopper