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Islay, Lagavulin Whisky 10 Years Old ABV 43%

Another #MysteryDram by @malt_haus

Region : Islay ✅

Age : 16YO ❌➡️ 10YO

ABV : 49% ❌➡️ 43%

Bottler : OB ✅

Distillery : Lagavulin ✅

#Islay, @lagavulinwhisky 10 Year Old - Travel Retail Exclusive, ABV 43%, Rejuvenated & Ex Bourbon Casks

(Image Source: @ChrisYeo.Whisky)

Nose: elegant luscious peat smoke, followed by honey sweetness and waves of smoke.

Palate: was expecting more from the nose, sweet in first with light oily coat following up with tingling pepperish feeling on your tongue , gives a bright fruity taste, some green apples

With water : more sweetness, prevalent bright fruit notes , complexity on the fruits glowing after 3 drip of water.

Finish: medium with some warmness following , lingering light zesty notes from the bright fruity taste , and some peatyness

After revealing discussion:

It's interesting how #blindtasting can open up senses to identify more variety to guess. If I've knew this as 43% the perception may be alot different. This #Lagavulin is definitely delicious and I still thought it's the higher ABV release.

Adding water brightens up the palate, do check out the notes from @malt_haus it's a lot more better.

Score : 86, WB132206

Penned by Chris Yeo (Instagram: @ChrisYeo.Whisky)


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