Laphroaig 'Quarter Cask' 48%
Islay Region — Laphroaig
Laphroaig 'Adelphi' 1996 / 20 years old #6580 54.4%
After searching for many years, Adelphi have finally sourced a cask of Laphroaig that delivered on the characteristics that Adelphi have been searching for. Filled from a relatively inactive cask, this Laphroaig reveals the mature distillery character without too much wood being allowed dominate. The nose is alluring and mild, with a hint of med...
Laphroaig 'An Cuan Mor' 48%
Laphroaig's new An Cuan Mor is Gaelic for 'The Big Ocean', named for the Atlantic ocean that pounds the Proaig bay where the Laphroaig distillery resides on Islay. Originally matured in first-fill American oak casks before a secondary maturation in European Oak this is an intense and full-flavoured dram. It starts richly on sweet fruit, delicate...
Laphroaig 'Old Malt Cask' 2000 / 15 years old 50%
As single cask Islay whiskies become rarer and rarer, we are always delighted to see old Laphroaig's such as this on our shelves. Distilled in 2000 and bottled after 15 years, the peat and smoke have mellowed somewhat, making way for honeyed, fruity and soft creamy flavours to join the earthy, seaweedy pugency Laphroaig is known for. A very refi...
Laphroaig 'Old Malt Cask' 2001 / 15 years old 50%
There are few whiskies in Scotland as polarizing as Laphroaig - those who loathe it, and those who are drawn to its medicinal and peaty flavours. This new bottling from Old Malt Cask is a rarer example, matured in a refill sherry butt, adding notes of hokey-pokey, rhubarb and rich fruits to the smoke. The peaty character has softened with time, ...
Laphroaig 10 years old 40%
The famous Laphroaig 10 year old, one of the most iconic single malt whiskies in all of Scotland. Renowned for its earthy, medicinal, richly peaty-smoky flavour, it is an evocative dram that with just one sip transports you to its home on the inner Hebridean island of Islay.