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Lagavulin 1994

Overall rating
88.69/100
votes
195
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
The Distillers Edition
Vintage
1994
Bottled
2010
Casktype
Pedro Ximenez Sherry Wood
Strength
43.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml 750 ml 1000 ml
Label
lgv.4/498
Bottle code
L0244CM000
Barcode
5000281013480
Added on
14 Sep 2010 4:44 pm
ColoredChillfiltered

Average value

€ 299.99

31 × in wishlist

195 × member ratings

535 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Lagavulin 1994

20 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 88.69 points

  1. Conside scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

    87. Good balance.
    Nose: sweet smoke, dark chocolate, tobacco
    Taste: wood, raisins, cherry in alcohol
    Finish: long, warm, raisin roll, caramel

  2. Tom na Gruagaich scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    Very sweet, a lot of smoke, which is ironed out by the sherry fruit but almost too much.

  3. Falnor scored this whisky 86 points Connoisseur

    A great smoky dram that becomes more with the warming effect of the sweet PX sherry, Still a little bit more body was very welcome.
    • Nose
      87 87
    • Taste
      85 85
    • Finish
      85 85

  4. lachaineduwhisky did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    Smoke and leather are quickly overtaken by a sherry not too opulent (I have the impression that it is typical of Pedro Ximenez who does not "dripping" like the Oloroso, he knows how to stand!). Hot and deep. Dry dark chocolate. On the palate, peat obviously. Thick, fleshy, rich, dense. The 16 years ended in sherry what! Sweet spices in the mouth that turns into chilli in the finish. The sherry is subtle, it does not dominate the dram. Enthusiasm 4/5

  5. Landryn scored this whisky 90 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      92 92
    • Taste
      91 91
    • Finish
      88 88

  6. Erik Elixir scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    Tasted with Aby and j j
    • Nose
      Orange, peat, tear, ashes and some syrup.
    • Taste
      Liquorice, smoke, briny - salt and pepper.
    • Finish
      Ashes, peat and peper.

  7. wekke did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    IWSC 2012 - Gold Medal - Whisky - Scotch

  8. Hvdree scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      89 89
    • Taste
      87 87
    • Finish
      87 87

  9. Gloin scored this whisky 90 points Expert Senior

    Heavy smoke, intense and very sweet with a clear sherry note. Absolute tip. I needed some time to fully develop it

  10. Rustamich did not rate this whisky Connoisseur

    As good a Lagavulin as I've tasted. Hie thee to Islay!
    • Nose
      Immediate complex phenolics: dried crab shells, rock pools, wet seaweed, Dutch salted liquorice, woodsmoke, chili, barbecued peppers and in time engine oil.
    • Taste
      The oily quality coats the tongue. Not just about the smoke but a welling up of languorous, rich fruits which mix with shore, violet, laurel (bog myrtle) Ever-changing.
    • Finish
      Ripe, long and complex.

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