Lagavulin 12 Year (2015 Special Release)
Peated Single Malt
Lagavulin // Islay, Scotland
This was launched as part of Diageo's Special Releases of limited edition whiskies for 2015. The range features rare and special Scotches from distilleries (both closed and still in operation) under the Diageo umbrella. Lagavulin 12 Year has made appearances in this annual collection and this year makes the peated malt's 13th release since 2001. Though not as mature as its more popular sib, Lagavulin 16, it is bottled at 56.8% ABV from American oak casks previously used to age bourbon.
Peated Single Malt100% malted barley from a single distillery. Dried with peat.
Cask Typeex-bourbon American oak