Bottler: Official Bottling
Bottled Year: 2010
Cask Type: PX Sherry Casks Finish
Nose: Cedarwood, waxy, tar and fishnets, crispy with a little alcohol prickle, pungent, stewed fruits (peaches), molasses from the PX casks, cigarsmoke & white chocolate. Taste : Round and sweet peat, very mellow, old tobacco, smoked tea, tastes quite old, typical good combination of peat and sherry. Finish: Medium long, spicy and with a nice salty ending. Balance/complexity : A real Lagavulin cigar malt. Dirk 89, Geert 90, Luc 90, Angus 89, Paula Arthur (Edinburgh whisky blog) - she does not score but likes it, Patrick 90 (average 90 points).
It was extra matured in sherry seasoned American oak casks.
Some of the casks that were used, had been intented for bottling as a Distillers Edition, but they were found to be too good to be blended in such a large batch.
HK$4,580.00 Regular Price