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Lagavulin 12 Years Old Tasting notes and reviews

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Lagavulin 12 Years Old

Brand
Lagavulin
Expression
12 Years Old
Type
Scotch Whisky ~ Single Malt
Age
12 years old
Abv
56.40%
Produced at
Lagavulin Distillery
Region
Islay
Availability
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Martine Nouet

87
Nose
Medicinal. Light smoke. Farm courtyard. A fresh citrussy note. Lemon peel.White pepper. In time a floral note. Sea-weed.
Palate
Smooth,satin-like. Sweet maltiness, refreshed by a minty flavours. Light smoke again.A hint of tar and licorice. So well brought together.
Finish
Long,drying on licorice root.
Comment
An all-timer.Delivers Islay briny atmosphere.

Dominic Roskrow

86
Nose
The full seaside package,with fish, salt and seaweed and a touch of tar. Very Islay.
Palate
Surprisingly gentle and sweet, with milk chocolate in among the peat smoke.
Finish
Peaty,sweet,long and pleasant.
Comment
Just what you'd expect and want from this distillery.
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