.laphroaig – triple wood

48% abv, €50, single malt, non-chill filtered, caramel E150 added

Nose: smoke, barbecue, sweet, woodnotes, sweet from dried fruits, raisins
Palate: dry, sweet, dried fruits, raisins, tannins, smoke, ash
Finish: medium long, ash, tar, smoke, sweet dried fruits, raisins
Mark: +++/++

Conclusion: Great dram, if you are into the smokiness. The (now empty) bottle may not take too long to get replaced.

More info: This has first matured on ex-Bourbon barrels, then in Quarter Casks, and finished maturation in and ex-Oloroso Sherry butt.


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