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Lagavulin House of Lannister

Lagavulin House of Lannister
Meeting Number 199
Date Tasted 2019-11-09
Region Islay
Distillery Lagavulin
Where Open Map
Product Lagavulin House of Lannister
Alcohol 46% ABV
Aggregate Score 89
COLOR
Metallic bronze which can be described as a wheat field at dusk, a Reno sunset on a smoky day, honeyed amber, ashen maple yellow or dark raw honey.
NOSE
Thin and wispy fumes with hints of dust, grass, hay, banana, caramel, oak, tobacco, vanilla and leather.
FLAVOR
Whereas the nose was thin and wispy, the flavor beams forth with smoke, cream, vanilla, caramel, charred licorice, lemon, honey and of course salt.
FINISH
A nice long finish containing all of the flavors smoke, cream, vanilla, caramel, charred licorice, lemon, honey and salt.
COMMENTS
It's a bit harsh of a dram that warms up after the initial sip becoming a mellow Lagavulin.  Its beautifully balanced with robust character.
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