Lagavulin 12 Year Old 200th Anniversary (Special Release 2016)
70cl, 57.7% abv
Lagavulin 12 Year Old Cask Strength 2016 Release Single Malt Whisky celebrates the 200th anniversary of the Lagavulin Distillery. It is from Diageo's "Special Releases" range. It is the 14th of these 12 year old expressions. This 2016 edition was distilled in American oak hogsheads; a very nice whisky indeed.
Colour: Pale gold.
Nose: Sweet and smokey with peat at the front end.
Palate: Caramel, smokey peat and sea spray.
Finish: Lengthy with peat and smoke prevailing.