Laphroaig Triple Wood

Laphroaig Triple Wood

Price: $70 for 750ml

Distilled/Owned by: Laphroaig / Beam Suntory

Region: Islay

48% ABV

Mashbill: 100% malted barley

Aged For: NAS

Cask Type: Ex-bourbon casks, quarter casks, sherry butts

Chill Filtered: No

Color Added: Yes

 


 

Color: Deep gold

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.

Nose: Smoke, wood, caramel, blueberry, dates, walnut, brown sugar, mint.

Mouthfeel: Dry and thick

Palate/Taste: Very medicinal, iodine, heavy peat, pepper, ginger, barley, and sherry flavors

Finish: Long and warm with smoke, peat, oak, autumn leaves, and leather.

Thoughts: Less “meat” notes than the regular expression and more fruit. I enjoyed this a bit more.

Score: 80 out of 100

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