Laphroaig PX Cask

Laphroaig PX Cask

Price: $85 for 1 liter (Travel Exclusive)

Distilled/Owned by: Laphroaig / Beam Suntory

Region: Islay

48% ABV

Mashbill: 100% malted barley

Aged For: NAS

Cask Type: Ex-Bourbon and PX sherry

Chill Filtered: No

Color Added: Yes



Color: Burnished

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.

Nose: Smoke, citrus, oak, tiny traces of sherry, sugar, peat

Mouthfeel: Dry, medium body

Palate/Taste: Peat, oak, citrus, salt, raspberry, leather, and smoke

Finish: Medium warmth and length, dried fruits, barrel char, peat smoke

Thoughts: The PX finish didn’t leave much impact on the malt, but it’s still very much a good drink as most Froggies are.

Score: 80 out of 100

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