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Laphroaig Quarter Cask

Overall rating
87.24/100
votes
162
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottled
2007
Strength
48.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottle code
LF110R2K
Barcode
5010019640161
Added on
13 Jun 2007 3:00 am
ColoredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 90,00

22 × in wishlist

162 × member ratings

478 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Laphroaig Quarter Cask

10 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 87.24 points

  1. Helgo scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    At the beginning a certain alcoholic note. After 6-12 months, the oxidation of the QC got better and better. Unfortunately, he is now all, but there will certainly be a purchase. Top PLV!
    • Nose
      87 87
    • Taste
      86 86
    • Finish
      86 86

  2. hettrum scored this whisky 85 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      85 85
    • Taste
      87 87
    • Finish
      86 86

  3. ThS scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

    Spectacular!
    • Nose
      At first a smoke without concession. At aeration: rum-raisin ice cream, vanilla ice cream. Notes of orange blossom, lavender, violet, rose water, oil, honey and fir sap.
    • Taste
      An explosion in the mouth. Literally: imagine a sweet sphere that explodes in peat!
    • Finish
      Smoke. Empty glass: pine needles pine mile.

  4. HunterRomario scored this whisky 90 points Expert Senior

    It's not like master-beats like the basic 10y but still great 90/100.
    • Nose
      Those who know the basic 10th performance will be surprised how these barrels influence, the whisky is softer, it's not so brutal, I think it's more accessible to those who disinfect means do not need it anymore. You would not appreciate your iodine and peat, but it is a sweet, pleasant veil, everything smoothed and delicate.
    • Taste
      Rich in taste, peat-smoky tones, again slightly softened with sweetness.
    • Finish
      The flavor is not as endless as in the basic fulfillment, you will not feel it anymore kind of day in the morning, but do not worry, you will consume it.

  5. drkrylov scored this whisky 84 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      90 90
    • Taste
      85 85
    • Finish
      85 85

  6. drkrylov scored this whisky 84 points Connoisseur

    Expansive and complex.
    • Nose
      Rich heavy nose with a vague floral touch
    • Taste
      Smooth for the strength. Creamy with an ashy dryness. Smoky.
    • Finish
      Toffeish with a spicy burst. Smoke lingers.

  7. Master Quill scored this whisky 85 points Expert Senior

    My score is from a bottle (0.7) from 2006 (COde: M011795)

  8. I_SPEY scored this whisky 90 points Expert Senior

    Colour: light gold.

    Nose: Peat, but not too overwhelming, creamy and sweetyish.

    Taste: neat: firm body, rich, salty, but not too, lightly vanilla and creamy - with water: smoky peat, velvety, sweetyish and creamy, less salty and nutty.

    Finish: very long and dry - with water: still long and little sweeter, fruity.

    Comments: for me, this is an excellent whisky and even more enjoyable with three drops of water, imho!!

  9. SilentStill scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

    In this price range without question one of the best Laphroaig's.
    • Nose
      a beautiful, mild-smoky note rises to the nose, very maritime-fresh, light citrus influences and easily recognizable traces of banana and coconut.
    • Taste
      How valuable are the 48%! A nice, strong drink. Even with water can be handled easily. More smoke than in the nose and a pleasant sweetness make this Laphi a good malt on the palate.
    • Finish
      Dry smoke and spice flavors.

  10. Roel scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    It seems to me the 2008 batch is different from the 2007. Have to do some cross checking.
    • Nose
      Undiluted, very strong peat, some sulphur and coffee. With a few drops of water also tar and buckling show up. The wood is present in the form of vanilla pudding, maybe with some cream as 'creme Suise'. A touch of ashes too. Good!
    • Taste
      Bold peat in the form of charcoal, grilled beef and smoke. Some pencil fragrants from the wood, nice. Also quite some salt and a nuttish feeling.
    • Finish
      Long finish which is quite peppery and salty. Dry and full of smoke, but no monster. The next day the glas still smells peaty.

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