Lagavulin 8 Year Old 200th Anniversary (Special Release 2016)
70cl, 48% abv
Lagavulin 8 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. This whisky has been created as a nod to the lagavulin 8 year old from the late 1800s; which was much lauded. This 2016 edition was distilled in refill European and American oak casks.
Colour: Rich gold.
Nose: Light, sweet and smokey.
Palate: Sweet, smokey peat and dry.
Finish: Lengthy and very long; peaty.