Big Peat Fèis Ìle 2017 DL

Overall rating
Whiskybase ID
Blended Malt
Douglas Laing (DL)
Bottling serie
Limited Edition
Finished in Sherry Casks
Number of bottles
48.0 % Vol.
700 ml
Bottle code
L2004173 16:04 BB
Bottled for
Feis Ile 2017
sc Scotland
Added on
14 Apr 2017 11:17 am by nordkrebs

Average value

€ 102.18

17 × in wishlist

79 × member ratings

386 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Big Peat Fèis Ìle 2017 DL

20 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 86.09 points

  1. The_Osprey scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    Big Peat Feis Ile 2017 (48%). Consumed July 2018. Big improvement on the standard edition for me. Pleasant musty cat paws and mild smoke aroma. Taste is warming salty oak and smoke. Great, rounded stuff. Nice. (3.7/88)

  2. Ficelli scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

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

  3. Paszko scored this whisky 85 points Expert Junior

    [2019-06-07] A very nice fragrance, then classic, but pleasant for a Big Peat.
    • Nose
      87 87
      Pleasant for a Big Peat, quite intense peat, but not intrusive. Smoke, fire, a bit medically, threads of sweet apple are clearly visible, a bit mineral in the background, richly.
    • Taste
      85 85
      Pretty spicy, warm, lots of charcoal, firewood, some green nuts and some vanilla threads in the background.
    • Finish
      84 84
      Medium long. For a change, charred wood, tobacco, is pleasant to spread, but not surprising

  4. sakis scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

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

  5. Barbone scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

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

  6. Kovalyoff scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

    87 test in the summer, but on the street 16 ... Most that.
    Nose: felt wine finish, citrus, ember smoke, raisins, tobacco, flowers
    Taste: smoky, smoked, salty, ash
    Finish: good and nice. Warm and comfortable.

  7. Ostap scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

    Nice whiskey. Moderate, unobtrusive in flavor, the taste explodes with a smoky sweetness and gradually subsides in the aftertaste.
    • Nose
      87 87
      Soft, sweet peat, lime, wine and sherry motives, smoked smoke, dry grass, balm on the roots, burnt sugar, burnt jam, baking with vanilla and fruit, light yodist, apricot drying, raisins, fried hair. Smoke is soft, background. Not alcoholic.
    • Taste
      89 89
      Smoke, ash, dried fruits, apricot drying, juicy. Delicious and successfully selected degree.
    • Finish
      89 89
      Smoke, apricot drying, soot, sweet oily, dried melon, banana. Medium duration. Nice and consistent.

  8. wisekycourse scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    declination 2017!
    • Nose
      lemon, vanilla, wood and chimney smoke
      a little mineral, a little iodine!
      return other fruits more orange
    • Taste
      peppery spice
      tobacco smoke
      cooked fruit, malted sweetness too
      peat appears well after!
      the woody appears with floral notes next
      it's singular because the scents are not really marked, they turn in the mouth
    • Finish
      on caramel, wood, peat rather dry, rather pronounced, but monolithic

  9. Kensay scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    great recognizable big pit in sherry

  10. karloff scored this whisky 88 points Specialist

    • Nose
      88 88
    • Taste
      89 89
    • Finish
      87 87


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