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Travels in whisky - recommendations please

Lagavulin 16 would probably still be my desert island whisky.

I’m not a fan of Lagavulin 16 at all. Seems I’m in the minority on that one.
There is an 11yr one at 46%, very nice indeed, purchased a bottle at a reasonable £60. The Feis Ile 13yr at 54% was fantastic but out of my price range at £160.

I used to like Lag 16 a lot… but nowadays it seems to lack balance & refinement, maybe older refill barrels. Could be that my palate has changed. How is the 11 yr - more or less peaty?

It’s been a long time since I’ve had the 16yr. Might buy a sample to compare with.