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Laphroaig Select

Overall rating
79.54/100
votes
373
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

€ 30,70

Whisky Reviews for Laphroaig Select

67 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 79.54 points

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

    20 20 21 20 summer dram)

  2. toklian scored this whisky 78 points Connoisseur

    N20 P19 F19 B20

  3. Pardes scored this whisky 79 points Member Senior

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

  4. 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.

  5. 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.  

  6. psiiik scored this whisky 81 points Expert Junior

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

  7. 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...

  8. Lorion scored this whisky 69 points Expert Senior

    Well. Interesting nose, the rest is pretty neutral.
    • Nose
      Interesting smoke note. Not as medical as Laphroaig would expect. It is more of a small, aromatic campfire. There is not much more in the nose, but this light and aromatic smoky note is interesting and pleasant.
    • Taste
      Slightly smoky, rather weak on the chest. Something metallic.
    • Finish
      Medium long, maybe even short. The smoke stays a little longer, it is not warming.

  9. whiskycuse scored this whisky 72 points Expert Senior

    Tasting Notes:

    https://whiskycuse.wordpress.com/2014/08/05/laphroaig-select-ob-2014/

  10. Cubey666 scored this whisky 78 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      77 77
    • Taste
      77 77
    • Finish
      79 79

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