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Overall rating
79.26/100
votes
428
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 7:48 pm by duerer79
UncoloredChillfiltered

Average value

€ 31,73

21 × in wishlist

428 × member ratings

1166 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Laphroaig Select

72 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 79.26 points

  1. HammerHead scored this whisky 80 points Expert Senior

    Laphroaig light, pretty much dispensable. There's a milder form of earthy peat smoke, some vanilla and spicy wood notes. Not a bad whisky, but I would pay a few (yes it's only a few) euro's more and get the 10 year old or quarter cask instead.
    • Nose
      81 81
    • Taste
      81 81
    • Finish
      78 78

  2. AdamsB scored this whisky 81 points Expert Senior

    Very interesting. Obligatory to taste
    • Nose
      Sweet, peat, fruit, caramel, vanilla, honey,
    • Taste
      Apple, pear,, peat, caramel, vanilla, cinnamon, oak,
    • Finish
      Med-long Vanilla, peat, iodine,

  3. Tom na Gruagaich scored this whisky 80 points Connoisseur

    Spicy peat, gentler than the normal 10s, but very tasty and a delicious entry-level smoker.

  4. schengel10 scored this whisky 71 points Connoisseur

    An unusual, young, quite successful Laphi!
    [Color] bright gold;
    • Nose
      nice, pleasant campfire smoke, sweetness, a little vanilla;
    • Taste
      soft start; aromatic smoke, sweetness, spice (oak), then salty note;
    • Finish
      short finish; Pepper and salt fade away;

  5. 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.

  6. 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? (((

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

    20 20 21 20 summer dram)

  8. toklian scored this whisky 78 points Connoisseur

    N20 P19 F19 B20

  9. Pardes scored this whisky 79 points Member Senior

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

  10. 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.

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