Laphroaig An Cuan Mòr

Laphroaig An Cuan Mòr

Price: $75 for 700ml (Travel Exclusive)

Distilled/Owned by: Laphroaig / Beam Suntory

Region: Islay

48% ABV

Mashbill: 100% malted barley

Aged For: NAS

Cask Type: Ex-bourbon and European oak

Chill Filtered: No

Color Added: No

 


 

Color: Gold

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.

Nose: Maritime peat, pear, toasted pine needles, smoke

Mouthfeel: Medium body

Palate/Taste: Strong oak and peat, pine cones, and dark coffee with leather

Finish: Vanilla and toasted bread with butter, seasoned oak.

Thoughts: There is a lot of wood notes going on here, with just a hint of the ocean.

Score: 82 out of 100

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