Laphroaig 27 Year Old
70cl / 41.7% abv
The third release in an annual series of limited editions showcasing the more mature side of the popular Islay single malt. Double-matured in first-fill ex-bourbon barrels and refill quarter casks and bottled at a cask strength of 41.7% abv, this 27 year old is presented in a white wooden case featuring hand carved images of the distillery inside.
Nose: ripe, pulpy fruits, macadamia nuts and lashings of vanilla cream.
Palate: the iconic Laphroaig smoke, tempered here by lime and nectarine, before sea salt and mild chilli emerge.
Finish: green tobacco leaf and antique leather.