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Overall rating
85.31/100
votes
80
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottled
2009
Stated Age
10 years old
Strength
40.0 % Vol.
Size
1000 ml
Barcode
5010019641915
Added on
12 Oct 2009 5:34 pm
Colored

Average value

€ 94,16

4 × in wishlist

80 × member ratings

276 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Laphroaig 10-year-old

8 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 85.31 points

  1. whiskyd scored this whisky 70 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      72 72
    • Taste
      70 70
    • Finish
      68 68

  2. Crann feàrna scored this whisky 83 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      85 85
    • Taste
      83 83
    • Finish
      85 85

  3. Crann feàrna scored this whisky 83 points Expert Senior

    Love it or hate it. A must try for every whisky afficionado.
    No craft presentation: E150, chill filtered, 40%abv. But peaty, and at young enough age to be pungent.
    • Nose
      No water: wet smoke. Iodine. Hint of floral sweet.
      With water: less smoke. Dry. Sweet heather.
    • Taste
      Smokey arrival. Citrus and grassy development with smoke at the back of the tongue.
    • Finish
      Long dry finish, smokey.

  4. Buckeyechemie scored this whisky 85 points Member Senior

    • Nose
      80 80
    • Taste
      76 76
    • Finish
      92 92

  5. karlsson60 scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    The whisky with which I started my journey. It reminded him easier and more fruity. Instead, a real peat monster attacked me. Incredibly intense and long lasting.
    • Nose
      First medically, tar, tree resin, later sweet in the middle of the glass, delicately fruity on the edge of the glass
    • Taste
      Peat, hint of pear compote, sweet and oily
    • Finish
      Laaaaaaang, sweet, oak flavors

  6. Edwin de Lange scored this whisky 97 points Expert Senior

    One of my favorites

  7. Edwin de Lange scored this whisky 97 points Expert Senior

    One of my favorite all time drams!
    • Nose
      Medicinal Peat
    • Taste
      Smoke, Jodium, Sweet and full bodied 
    • Finish
      Long, Sweet and Smoky

  8. Quaker scored this whisky 88 points Member Senior

    The 2009 batch of 10yo is undoubtedly a very good investment pleasure :)
    • Nose
      Very nice nose with a beautifully integrated peat. Intense nose with liquorice and fruits: mango, red fruits, and especially banana.
    • Taste
      The mouth is a little watery to attack, we are on the smoke and the earth. Then, very quickly, the power is revealed with marine notes, salt and peat. The opening and aeration help, this malt keeps getting better, the nose is more and more complex with more and more fruity and the mouth is to match.
    • Finish
      Very long and in the extension of the mouth.

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