Lagavulin 16 Year Whiskey

Vendor Lagavulin
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Lagavulin 16 Year is a distinguished and revered single malt Scotch whisky that emanates from the iconic Islay region, renowned for its distinctive peaty and maritime character. Distilled and matured on the southern coast of the island, this expression represents the culmination of 16 years of patient aging in oak casks.

In the glass, Lagavulin 16 Year reveals a deep amber hue, inviting whisky enthusiasts to a sensory journey. The nose is an exquisite interplay of rich, smoky peat intertwined with maritime elements, evoking brine, seaweed, and a hint of iodine. Robust and complex, the aroma also carries undertones of dried fruit, sherry sweetness, and a subtle medicinal quality.

Upon the palate, Lagavulin 16 Year delivers a full-bodied and velvety experience. The signature Lagavulin peat takes center stage, offering a profound smokiness that is both bold and harmonious. Layers of flavors unfold, featuring notes of warm spices, oak, dark chocolate, and a touch of dried fruit sweetness. The mouthfeel is luscious and well-rounded, showcasing the whisky's maturity and the influence of the coastal environment.

The finish is enduring and memorable, leaving a lingering warmth that resonates with the complexity of the journey. Lagavulin 16 Year is a masterpiece of craftsmanship, celebrated for its balance, depth, and the distinctive Islay character that has made it a beloved choice among whisky connoisseurs worldwide. Each sip is an invitation to savor the essence of Islay, captured and refined over 16 years of meticulous aging.



Tasting Notes

Discover the distinct flavors of the islands of Scotland with a swill of Lagavulin 16 Year Old Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky. Our 86 proof whisky has the intense, full-bodied flavor reminiscent of a driftwood fire at dusk. The taste of dry peat smoke with strong maritime notes results in a complex dram that is complemented by a long, elegant finish.

Distillery Information

The Lagavulin distillery is located in the village of Lagavulin, on the southern part of the island of Islay, Scotland. The distillery is owned by Diageo, a multinational beverage alcohol company.
The Lagavulin distillery is known for its smoky, peaty whiskies.
The Lagavulin 16 Year Single Malt Scotch Whisky has an alcohol by volume (ABV) of 43%.
Some say it's a well-balanced, recognizable classic that's great for peated whisky drinkers.
Others describe it as having a meaty, brisket-y aroma, with integrated peat smoke, and notes of seaweed, fruit, and tobacco.