- Laphroaig 25 Year Old 1989 Director's Cut
Laphroaig 25 Year Old 1989 vintage Islay single malt Scotch. Single cask refill hogshead #10351 bottled July 2014 by Douglas Laing & Co. for the Director's Cut series. 42 bottles.
NOSE: Opens with a burnt caramel sweetness – coal fire smoke & chimney soot.
PALATE: The polished oak style runs to smoke from casks being charred – combined with a surprisingly fruity quality.
FINISH: Long – now the Islay character truly appears with cigar smoke & sweet bonfire ashes.
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.