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Lagafoya Essenheimer Islay Malt Whisky

Overall rating
88.00/100
votes
9
Category
Single Malt
Bottler
Whiskyfreunde Essenheim (WE)
Bottled
16.09.2017
Calculated age
06 years old
Casktype
Sherry and Red Wine Dornfelder
Strength
56.9 % Vol.
Size
500 ml
Added on
29 Oct 2017 11:06 am by Big_Alex
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

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Whisky Reviews for Lagafoya Essenheimer Islay Malt Whisky

2 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 88.00 points

  1. Kantenmechaniker scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

    I like this kind of filling, if they are not completely overcranked. Fits here very well. For the price I got the bottle for, the PLV absolutely fits. Gladly again :-)
    • Nose
      Beautiful nose, smoke and a lot of fruit, a little cinnamon, red wine, light dryness, pickled sour cherry, then comes from time to time the sherry sweetness, light freshness, then it comes through the youth, nuts, ganache, just my thing
      With water, he opens something, it comes to a bubbly raspberry
    • Taste
      wow, head-on smoke, cinnamon, spicy, dry, nuts, astringent, light sweetness on the palate, dry red wine notes, red wine dominated here, full-bodied and intense, with a creamy touch, a hint of dark chocolate, the back becomes stronger
    • Finish
      behind the back, dry ashy smoke, the whole mouth is very dry, which contracts properly, the second sip also clearly the dark chocolate, as if you had sucked a piece of 100% chocolate.

  2. Archer scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      88 88
    • Taste
      87 87
    • Finish
      88 88

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