- Laphroaig 15 Year Old 1999 Old Particular
Laphroaig 15 Year Old 1999 Vintage Islay single malt Scotch whiskey. Single refill butt #10273 bottled March 2014 by Douglas Laing & Co. for the Old Particular series.
Nose: Distinctly Islay & maritime – oily rags, tarry ropes + a ship’s engine room.
Palate: Mouth coating – an explosion of peat + smoked ham & sweet bonfire ashes.
Finish: Long – still tarry + soot & ashes + a salted butter on burnt toast character.
Laphroaig Single Malt Whiskey
Laphroaig Distillery was established in 1815 on the rocky south coast of the Isle of Islay off the west coast of Scotland. This malt whiskey distillery continues to malt barley using its traditional malting floors and malt kiln. In 1994 the distiiley was awarded the Royal Warrant. The core range is quite extensive and supplemented by limited releases including a 21 year old was issued in 2015 to celebrate 21 years of Friends of Laphroaig. Independent bottlings are also available from Signatory, Cooper's Choice and Hunter Laing. Laphroaig distillery also participates in Feis Ile, the Islay Festival of Malt and Music.