Lagavulin 12 Year Old 2017 Special Release
70cl / 56.5% abv
Orders will be dispatched week beginning 2nd October
Part of the Diageo 2017 Special Releases, this Islay single malt is the 15th in a series of special 12 year old releases from Lagavulin. This limited edition has been matured in refill American oak hogsheads before bottling at a natural cask strength of 56.5% abv.
Nose: intense sweetness to the fore with prickly smoke at the back and savoury green earthy notes at the core.
Palate: rich and sweet, a burst of liquorice is supplanted by greener notes with a growing sweetness of golden syrup, all infused with sweet and spicy smoke.
Finish: medium length with a sweet smoke lingering on.