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Laphroaig Select

Overall rating
79.39/100
votes
391
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottled
2014
Casktype
6 months Virgin American Oak Finish
Strength
40.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml 750 ml
Bottle code
L431657B
Barcode
5010019637604
Added on
16 May 2014 7:14 pm by duerer79
UncoloredChillfiltered

Average value

€ 30,80

Whisky Reviews for Laphroaig Select

69 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 79.39 points

  1. HammerHead scored this whisky 80 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      81 81
    • Taste
      81 81
    • Finish
      78 78

  2. maltaholic scored this whisky 76 points Connoisseur

    Has a friend brought.
    Let's try ...

    The smoke in the nose does not immediately remind of Laphroaig.
    The scent is rather mild, delicate.

    Behind it damp, young wood.
    Spices round off.

    Slightly sweeter in the mouth, but quite mild.
    Almost, he does not even have 40%.
    Herbs, especially carnation.

    Funny, that is very strong in the taste,
    but you do not taste alcohol.

  3. Trops scored this whisky 78 points Member Senior

    In the flavor, hint present kumquat and pineapple candied fruits and that's all. The characteristic medical theme is not developed. An extract for six months in fresh barrels imparts at least some strength to a spirit as flat as tundra. Aftertaste with a noticeable bitterness. Why? (((

  4. alex..w..fan scored this whisky 81 points Connoisseur

    20 20 21 20 summer dram)

  5. toklian scored this whisky 78 points Connoisseur

    N20 P19 F19 B20

  6. Pardes scored this whisky 79 points Member Senior

    • Nose
      81 81
    • Taste
      77 77
    • Finish
      78 78

  7. Danny1968 scored this whisky 90 points Member Senior

    It is a full whisky with initially a sweetie, followed by the classic dry, venous gray taste. Delicious aftertaste in which the rich fruits of the European barrels come back.

  8. markkuyper scored this whisky 77 points Expert Junior

    Absolutely not the best Laphroaig you can take. 
    • Nose
      Bit of smoke, some earth, grass, pepper. Prommising nose,....  
    • Taste
      Sweet and Smokey, hints of salt and pepper. Rather flat taste, not what you would expect with the nose. 
    • Finish
      To short,..... in my opinion. Wood, grass, salty.  

  9. psiiik scored this whisky 81 points Expert Junior

    • Nose
      78 78
    • Taste
      82 82
    • Finish
      78 78

  10. SimpleSample scored this whisky 78 points Expert Senior

    plv absolutely ok .... surprising nose.
    • Nose
      Smoke ... phenolic note ... smoke disappears quickly ... a fresh note comes ... maybe. easy kelp
    • Taste
      cold smoke ... something sweet ... a touch of bitterness
    • Finish
      Medium...

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