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Big Peat The Diplomat's Edition DL

Overall rating
87.23/100
votes
15
Category
Blended Malt
Bottler
Douglas Laing (DL)
Bottling serie
Small Batch
Bottled
2016
Number of bottles
660
Strength
46.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
13 Jun 2016 10:15 am by P.A.O.K.you_are
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 101,42

8 × in wishlist

15 × member ratings

76 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Big Peat The Diplomat's Edition DL

2 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 87.23 points

  1. Fight65 scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      86 86
    • Taste
      84 84
    • Finish
      83 83

  2. maverick6462 scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

    From Weisshaus's shop
    A small batch blended Islay Whiskey by Douglas Laing at which the name - once again - is program. The Diplomat Edition is intended only for ambassadors, but you can get the whiskey without proof of diplomatic status. Nose : fresh, salty, smoky and maritime, with a thin layer of honey over a peat lump. Palate : the full-bodied beginning makes a small pile of ash, with a sweet layer of honey in the tarragon, then set to smoky fireplaces and the taste of an Atlantic beach. Finish : long and very phenol-spicy finish, accompanied by salty liquorice, black powder and peat smoke. interesting
    The best of Islay - or her Malts is in the golden blonde shiny bottle: peat smoke, sea salt, coal, sweetness, ash, peat smoke again, seaweed, sandy beach and - surprise - again a pile of peat smoke (about 40 PPM in total). Participants include Ardbeg, Caol Ila, Bowmore, Port Ellen (now closed) and other Islay distilleries.
    Of course, the liquid peat bark is free of dyes and not cold-filtered.

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