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Lagavulin 08-year-old

Overall rating
86.54/100
votes
43
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Limited Edition - 200th Anniversary
Bottled
30.08.2016
Stated Age
08 years old
Casktype
Refill American Oak Casks
Number of bottles
20000
Strength
48.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottle code
L6243CM000 57125713
Barcode
5000281045160
Added on
30 May 2017 3:30 pm by wombat157
Uncolored

Average value

€ 56,15

8 × in wishlist

43 × member ratings

319 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Lagavulin 08-year-old

4 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 86.54 points

  1. dereinejo scored this whisky 89 points Member Senior

    Fresh, slightly smoky, with wonderful cereal sweetness in the mouth - and - no sherry!
    • Nose
      87 87
    • Taste
      91 91
    • Finish
      90 90

  2. spigray scored this whisky 89 points Connoisseur

    Only two reviews for that whisky so long? Strange!!!
    • Nose
      88 88
      Young Islay south shore. Iodine, medicinal, smoked fish, sea breeze, exhaust fumes, green apples and something quite sweet underneath. Ashes. Olives.
    • Taste
      90 90
      This is lovely! Though I am not a huge fan of young peaters this one really pleases me. Initially sweet and salty, olives, olive oil, it get´s dry very soon. Ashy.
    • Finish
      88 88
      slightly bitter in the finish but pleasingly so. Ashy. Quite long

  3. Hvdree scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

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

  4. whiskycuse did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    Tasting Notes:

    https://whiskycuse.wordpress.com/2016/04/12/lagavulin-8-yo-48-vol-ob-2016/

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