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Laphroaig PX Cask

Overall rating
85.54/100
votes
176
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
200 Years of Laphroaig
Bottled
2015
Casktype
Bourbon, Quarter Casks, Pedro Ximénez Sherry
Strength
48.0 % Vol.
Size
1000 ml
Bottle code
L5190
Barcode
5010019637291
Bottled for
Global Travel Retail
Added on
15 Nov 2015 3:07 pm by Archer
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 71.41

27 × in wishlist

176 × member ratings

640 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Laphroaig PX Cask

29 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 85.54 points

  1. spagr scored this whisky 83 points Member Senior

    If you want to taste real Laphroaig, go for cask strength

  2. stefbosman scored this whisky 83 points Newbie

  3. Archer scored this whisky 89 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      89 89
    • Taste
      90 90
    • Finish
      88 88

  4. IVO15 scored this whisky 88 points Member Senior

    • Nose
      90 90
    • Taste
      86 86
    • Finish
      89 89

  5. DrBardamu scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      88 88
    • Taste
      86 86
    • Finish
      87 87

  6. stefsel111 scored this whisky 86 points Connoisseur

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

  7. RichardMayston scored this whisky 58 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      Sweet
    • Taste
      Chocolate 
    • Finish
      OK, but nah

  8. jjbings did not rate this whisky Member Senior

    • Nose
      In the nose he is surprisingly restrained. You notice the smoke, some wood and a heavy dark sweetness.
    • Taste
      The smoke from the peat fire and a heavy crisp sweetness from the Pedro Ximenez Sherry fight on the palate for supremacy. Full and intense. Over time, some components crystallize: medicated smoke, ripe fruit, sherry and a fine touch of leather and wood
    • Finish
      Even in the departure smoke and sherry continue to argue about who may stay now. Both components remain noticeable for a long time. Over time it gets drier but never bitter and the sherry lingers in the mouth for a very long time. Furthermore, wood and leather, which are more noticeable with decreasing smoke. Very long lasting

  9. valery77 scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      87 87
    • Taste
      86 86
    • Finish
      90 90

  10. Cubey666 scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    Nose: A nice combination of fruity PX sherry and peat and smoke. Also hints of wood and a bit malty. furniture wax is also present

    Taste: really sweet, together with the traditional laphroaig notes: iodine, seaweed, peatsmoke.

    Finish: lingering and charming
    • Nose
      87 87
    • Taste
      84 84
    • Finish
      84 84

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