Ledaig 10-year-old

Overall rating
83.47/100
votes
41
Whiskybase ID
WB98422
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottled
12.06.2015
Stated Age
10 years old
Strength
46.3 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Label
New Label
Bottle code
P035651 L5 12:06 15204
Barcode
5029704217434
Added on
12 jul 2017 8:55 pm by KonstUA
Non-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 50.30

4 × in wishlist

41 × member ratings

78 × in collection

Whisky reviews for Ledaig 10-year-old

10 users have left 11 reviews for this whisky. Average rating is 83.47 points.

  1. berarith73 scored this whisky 83 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      82 82
    • Taste
      84 84
    • Finish
      83 83

  2. schengel10 scored this whisky 74 points Connoisseur

    A powerful, neat island malt at a good price.
    [Color] straw;
    • Nose
      moderate peat smoke, citrus fruits (lemon, mandarin), malt, trace vanilla;
    • Taste
      powerful, citrus fruit on the palate, alcohol, dominant smoke, yellow fruit, oranges, fresh mint, caramel, tingling, very peppery, complex;
    • Finish
      medium-long and spicy peppery;

  3. diamond2000 scored this whisky 87 points Expert Junior

    Aroma: very complex, layering one on another, caramel, smoke, peat, malt, rubber, a drop of salt and iodine, some minerality, a hint of spices such as cloves, tangerine peel non-virtuoso.
    Taste: sweetness, burning of ginger, white pepper, peat is already in all its glory, a little salty.
    Finish: the continuation of taste, opacity, minerality, a small bitterness is added as if from a grapefruit, rather long.
    Rating: 87-88 / 100
    Conclusion: one of my favorite tens, I can put it on a par with Talisker 10. I think not everyone will like it, but lovers of peat and islands should definitely try it!

  4. sascuas scored this whisky 85 points Expert Senior

    Grill cheese (provolone cheese), dry smoke, BBQ, some slight mint on the finish. A good balance in sweet and sour. Nice value for money.

  5. Simo scored this whisky 85 points Expert Senior

  6. Beartje7 scored this whisky 80 points Expert Junior

    • Nose
      79 79
      Nice, but not special. Some peat through the fruit
    • Taste
      81 81
      Peated sherry
    • Finish
      79 79
      Peat, soft, short

  7. Love street scored this whisky 83 points Expert Junior

    • Nose
      82 82
    • Taste
      80 80
    • Finish
      84 84

  8. coldsun scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    Bold, oiled but smooth whisky. Smell has notes of peat, malt, fruits, wood. Taste has elements of coal, malt, apples and baking products. Taste is very smooth with a long stable finish.

  9. joerg.scheid scored this whisky 86 points Expert Junior

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

  10. joerg.scheid scored this whisky 86 points Expert Junior

    Very interesting Malt!
    • Nose
      Smoke and peat, later mint, malt and vanilla. Very complex and interesting.
    • Taste
      Smoke, caramel, sweetie. Warm and very complex.
    • Finish
      Dry, light spicy with peppery notes. Later sweetness and an intense long finish.

  11. WhiskyMonster did not rate this whisky Member Senior

    Very unique dram, one that I enjoy immensely and isn't widely talked about
    • Nose
      Tarred barley and TCP, really heavy on the iodine notes! Not unpleasant at all but neither for the fainthearted...
    • Taste
      Far smoother and sweeter than the nose would have you believe, with the tar and TCP notes interplaying nicely with the barley and what little oak has made it through
    • Finish
      The coal-gas lingers here

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