The Whiskies of Islay — Lagavulin
Lagavulin 'Distillers Edition' 1998 / 16 years old 43%
One of the most sought-after releases from Islay has just arrived - the latest 'Distillers Edition' from the Lagavulin distillery. Matured for a total of 16 years, this single malt has spent the last portion of that time in a Pedro Ximenez sherry cask, which imparts a sweet, heavy richness to the whisky. The combination of suculant sweet raisins...
Lagavulin 16 years old 43%
One of the most famous whiskies in the world, Lagavulin's 16 year old has a lovely balance between a tarry blast of peat smoke, touches of sweet honey and rich dried fruit that lingers on to a dry and mellow smokyness - a true Scotch whisky classic from Islay.
Lagavulin 21 years old 56.5%
This 21 year old Lagavulin was originally released in 2007, and since that time it has become something of a legend. Matured in first-fill sherry casks, this is amongst the darkest Lagavulins ever released, offering a whisky that strikes a careful balance between the sherry and classic lagavulin peat smoke. This is now a staggeringly difficult w...