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Overall rating
87.52/100
votes
23
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Rest & be Thankful Whisky Company (RBTW)
Vintage
1997
Bottled
17.08.2017
Calculated age
19 years old
Casktype
Bourbon Cask
Casknumber
632
Number of bottles
320
Strength
51.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
03 Jan 2018 9:11 am by chlinatele
UncoloredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 114,45

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30 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Ledaig 1997 RBTW

6 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 87.52 points

  1. coldsun scored this whisky 95 points Expert Senior

    Flavor is rich, smoky and peaty, slightly alcoholic with notes of gum, asphalt after rain and engine oil. Taste is very bold and rich with notes of smoke, peat, medicinal, bandages. Finish keeps all tasting notes, it is very long, stable and little bit strong.

  2. Макс scored this whisky 91 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      92 92
    • Taste
      90 90
    • Finish
      90 90

  3. HwiskyNut scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

    22 + 22 + 22 + 22 = 88
    Elegant barrel full of fruit and the sea. I would love to take "to drink"

  4. alex..w..fan scored this whisky 84 points Connoisseur

    21 21 21 21 84, good release, not a masterpiece, but tasty!

    and it is better not to look at the label, so as not to be sad :-(

  5. Torfding scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    Something simple in the nose, immediately makes you think of Islay. A lot of peat smoke, bright fruits, finely ground pepper, some tar and salt dough.
    Dry oak in the mouth, very smoky, moist soil, salty, cereals.
    Great finish, long finish, salty droning and pleasant smoke.
    I like it well, simple but convincing.

  6. chlinatele did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    The Ledaig 1997/2017 by Rest and Be Thankful is a complex and peaty single malt with interesting flavors. This single cask bottling was distilled in 1997 and matured in barrel # 632. In 2017, 320 bottles were bottled at 51%.
    • Nose
      Pleasant, maritime notes and smoke combine.
    • Taste
      malty, full-bodied, with notes of tar and moist earth.
    • Finish
      beautiful lingering, with a hint of honey and dry smoke.

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