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Lagavulin 12yo 'Special Release #9'

(56.4%, OB, 2009)
Average Score: 86
Bottle Profile
TypeScotch Single Malts (Disclosed Distilleries)
DistilleryLagavulin
Bottler Official Bottling
Brand NameLagavulin
Bottling NameSpecial Release #9
Alcohol By Volume56.4%
Other Details2009
Issued2009
Average Score86


Maniac Ratings
Serge Valentin91
Johannes van den Heuvel84
Olivier Humbrecht90
Robert Karlsson87
Konstantin Grigoriadis85
Davin de Kergommeaux87
Ho-cheng Yao85
Peter Silver80
Krishna Nukala84
Luca Chichizola83
Nabil Mailloux88


Retired Maniac Ratings
Bert Bruyneel85


Tasting Notes
Robert KarlssonDry, strong. Laid-back vanilla, some malt. Sooty smokyness. Might need a dash of water. Yes, more vanilla and some berries also then. Quite in balance with the taste. Leather also? More smoke, less burning aftertaste with water. Nice smoky one.