Laphroaig 15 Year Old Douglas Laing Old Particular
Laphroaig Distillery was established in 1815 on the rocky south coast of the Isle of Islay off the west coast of Scotland. This malt whisky distillery continues to malt barley using its traditional malting floors and malt kiln. In 1994 the distiiley was awarded the Royal Warrant..
Beam’s takeover by Suntory in 2014 has resulted in the Japanese-American giant now owning two of Islay’s eight distilleries.
- Region: Islay
- Distillery: Laphroaig
- Age/Name: 15 years old
- Size: 70cl
- Strength: 48.4% ABV
- Bottled By: Douglas Laing.
- Chill-Filtered: no
NOSE: Winter Bonfires and coal dust coupled with toffee apples and juicy barley.
PALATE: Barbecued meat, heavy oak char with streaky bacon and warm earth.
FINISH: Fried seaweed and rock pools with peat smoke and barley.