Price: $70 for 750ml
Distilled/Owned by: Laphroaig / Beam Suntory
Mashbill: 100% malted barley
Aged For: Around 6 years
Cask Type: Ex-bourbon barrels, then finished in quarter casks
Chill Filtered: No
Color Added: Yes
Color: Tarnished gold
Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.
Nose: Strong medicinal peat and iodine. Smoke, tar, vanilla, and oak
Mouthfeel: Full bodied
Palate/Taste: Smoke dials back, buttery, heather and sea brine, and wood
Finish: Warm and smokey, with herbs, pine, and dirt.
Thoughts: I enjoy this slightly more than the triple wood and 10 year, the extra wood flavor compliments the peat well.
Score: 82 out of 100