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Overall rating
96.42/100
votes
64
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
R. W. Duthie & Co. (RWD)
Vintage
1967
Bottled
1982
Stated Age
15 years old
Casktype
Sherry Cask
Number of bottles
720
Strength
57.0 % Vol.
Size
750 ml
Bottled for
Imported by S. Samaroli
Added on
26 Jul 2011 1:19 pm
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 46.833,33

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Whisky Reviews for Laphroaig 1967 RWD

6 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 96.42 points

  1. whiskycuse scored this whisky 99 points Expert Senior

    Tasting Notes:https://whiskycuse.wordpress.com/2014/08/09/laphroaig-19671982-duthies-for-samaroli-sherry-cask-57-vol/

  2. tuntime scored this whisky 98 points Expert Junior

    Deeply lacking in imperfection. I had the wish for all whiskies to be "normally" this good.

  3. checkpointuk scored this whisky 97 points Connoisseur

    http://www.weinkenner.de/2014/islay-x-mas-deluxe-vier-rare-whisky-legenden-zum-fest-35024/

    Color: Old Gold - Amber
    Nose: Absolutely peaty citrus fruits and wild, dark berries with smoky phenols, shoe leather and excellent tobacco aromas. Syrup-like sherry and balsamico in creamy vanilla. The citrus and orange fruit flavors have a very invigorating nose. Old cedar wood, soaked in the finest, smoky tobacco flavors.
    Taste: What on earth is that ?! Explosive to the touch based on dried peat bales, sherry deluxe, fruity berries, cigars and the finest cedar wood. A honey-balsamic sweetness with malty flavors is added, as well as notes of shoe polish, mint, eucalyptus, hazelnuts and ingeniously bound wood (the wood runs parallel with the spicy sweetness).
    Finish: Ultralong ... Wood-malt-peat-smoke-tobacco-phenol-sherry-cocoa-wood-malt-peat-smoke-sherry ...
    Comment: And again - whisky is out of this world! On the same level as the Ardbeg Kingsbury.
    97 points (nose: 97 / taste: 98 / finish: 97)

  4. Rossi99 scored this whisky 98 points Member Senior

    My best Islayer ever!!!!
    What a fantastic whisky dream!! 
    you should try it if you have a chance!

  5. WhiskyJug scored this whisky 99 points Expert Senior

    Laphroaig
    15 yo 1967/1982 (57%, Duthie’s
    for Samaroli, sherry)

    Colour: mahogany. Nose: even more
    of everything plus a fantabulously
    chocolaty and smoky sherry. I’m
    sorry, the rest will be censored by
    the anti-maltoporn brigade. Mouth:
    my god. Finish: my god. Comments:
    this is why we’re into whisky.
    We’re approaching perfection
    here. By the way, did you know the
    joke about this guy who wanted to
    cook a turkey with whisky and who............


    SGP:878 – 98 points.

    This is one of only four whiskies that
    score 98/100 from Serge Valentin on whiskyfun.com. Widely regarded as
    one of the greatest bottlings of the past forty years, this incredible
    whisky is now all but impossible to find.

  6. cavalier66 did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    An unbelievable 98 from Serge at WF. Can it really be that good? 

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