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Ledaig 2005 SV

Overall rating
87.49/100
votes
104
Whiskybase ID
WB95251
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Signatory Vintage (SV)
Bottling serie
Cask Strength Collection
Vintage
08.11.2005
Bottled
18.01.2017
Stated Age
11 years old
Casktype
First Fill Sherry Butt
Casknumber
900154
Number of bottles
653
Strength
57.3 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottled for
Specially Selected for Germany - Kirsch Whisky
Market
de Germany
Added on
20 Apr 2017 8:26 am by mds51
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 93.12

31 × in wishlist

104 × member ratings

190 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Ledaig 2005 SV

12 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 87.49 points

  1. olegborgol scored this whisky 89 points Connoisseur

    22,5-22,5-22-22

  2. KonstUA scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

    Nose 22, taste 22, finish 22, balance 22

  3. Funtik scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    22 21 22 22

  4. Vmarcinv scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    Nose-soaked with smoke, sweet slightly mineral smoke from the fire.
    Taste - EARTH, very earthy Ledaig with a clear influence of the sherry olorosso barrel (dried fruit like raisins or dates), very pleasant.
    Finish - Warming up, the earth remains on the tongue with smoke, slowly disappearing.
    To sum up - If you like earthy smoky climates with a sherry barrel, this is the perfect position!

  5. GIORGOS scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

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

  6. KayMeertens scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    87/88. Compared to cask 900160, there's more dark fruitiness in this one. I think it's a bit better than that one. If it were priced as an 11-year-old, I'd definitely buy it.
    • Nose
      88 88
      Caramel, milk chocolate, peat, blueberry and salty pretzels. When adding water there's a lot of sugar-roasted nuts.
    • Taste
      87 87
      Peat, blueberry and milk chocolate.
    • Finish
      87 87
      Peat, milk chocolate, caramel and blueberry.

  7. Tommyknocker scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    Good, but worlds away from the 2004 barrels.

  8. Fight65 scored this whisky 90 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      87 87
    • Taste
      90 90
    • Finish
      92 92

  9. Dalm scored this whisky 82 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      Sweet, smoky and fruity on one level, definitely sherry, maritime notes, slightly metallic
    • Taste
      Strong onset, noticeable alcohol, medical smoke, slightly dry, red fruits, white pepper, oak spice
    • Finish
      Fruity, slightly dry, oak, smoke

  10. RichardMayston scored this whisky 76 points Expert Senior

    Surprisingly good for a 10yo non Islay. But wouldn't pay 150.
    • Nose
      Very Sherried nose, some peat

      Pennies, old coins
    • Taste
      Wow, lovely

      Marmalade Laphroaig 

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