Laphroaig 16 Year Old 1999 Vintage Islay single malt Scotch whisky. Single cask bottled 2014 by Hunter Laing & Co. for the Old Malt Cask series.
Nose. A touch of honey, with stewed prunes, peat and seaweed.
Palate. Sweet and creamy vanilla, with dark chocolate and some slight peat.
Finish. Long, sweet and slightly dry with a pleasant aftertaste.
Laphroaig Distillery was established in 1815 on the rocky south coast of the Isle of Islay off the west coast of Scotland. Laphroaig is a malt whisky distillery which continues to malt barley using its traditional malting floors and malt kiln. In 1994 Laphroaig was awarded the Royal Warrant. Visitors are welcomed at the Laphroaig Distillery visitor centre where distillery tours are available. Laphroaig Distillery participates in Feis Ile, the Islay Festival of Malt and Music.