Ledaig 12-year-old GM

Overall rating
84.72/100
votes
21
Whiskybase ID
WB129853
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Gordon & MacPhail (GM)
Bottling serie
Discovery
Bottled
09.01.2019
Stated Age
12 years old
Casktype
Ex-Bourbon, Sherry
Strength
43.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottle code
09/01/19 180848
Barcode
5020613067523
Added on
15 apr 2019 5:14 pm by alex..w..fan
UncoloredChillfiltered

Average value

€ 51.84

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21 × member ratings

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Whisky reviews for Ledaig 12-year-old GM

9 users have left 9 reviews for this whisky. Average rating is 84.72 points.

  1. Xaver did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    I think the colleague is pretty simple, but tasty. It invites you to take a long swallow.
    • Nose
      Color:
      Shiny gold

      Nose:
      Starts with sweet, fruity smoke. Then the colleague immediately turns around and it goes in the "dirty" smoke direction. Surprising lightning-like interplay.
      On the one hand I find canned pineapple and at the same time a dry lime dust lays over it. Behind it are fresh grass notes.
      With a little time in the glass, Pattex and green grapes develop. The other light fruit notes in the background are now more in the fermented direction. In addition, a dried herbal aroma. If the colleague gets even more time, earthy strawberry will develop.
    • Taste
      Soft, almost watery appearance. But then there is a good portion of pepper and dry smoke. Mineral, dirty, it continues to develop. A certain honey sweetness pastes around in the mouth. Now also vanilla and a hint of liquorice.
      With the second sip more salt and again a fruity note that reminds me of strawberries. With chocolate and bitter almonds. But there is something else. A sour, light fruit sweetness. It sounds funny, but that's the way it is. ;-)
    • Finish
      Medium length. Mineral and again the dry smoke. At the very end the honey sweetness builds up again.

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  3. bankimate scored this whisky 84 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      84 84
    • Taste
      85 85
    • Finish
      84 84

  4. KB201 did not rate this whisky Connoisseur

    The Ledaig 12 year old from the independent bottler Gordon & MacPhail appears in the new Discovery Range in 2018. This series will always include three different bottlings, which were either stored in ex-bourbon casks, came from sherry casks or, like Ledaig, were distilled from peat malt. The storage of the Ledaig 12 Years G&M Discovery suggests an ex-bourbon cask. It is bottled uncolored at 43.0% vol.

  5. Nagai5000 scored this whisky 85 points Member Senior

    • Nose
      86 86
    • Taste
      85 85
    • Finish
      84 84

  6. Dris scored this whisky 83 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      85 85
    • Taste
      83 83
    • Finish
      82 82

  7. olegborgol scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    22 22 21 22, a good ledaig to drink for fun

  8. KonstUA scored this whisky 86 points Connoisseur

    Nose 21, taste 21.5, finish 22, balance 21.5

  9. alex..w..fan scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    21 21 22 21 85
    21 22 21 21 85
    Very tasty, well-balanced, the further you go, the more delicious it is, chic development!

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