- Laphroaig 17 Year Old 1996 Old Malt Cask
Laphroaig 17 Year Old 1996 Vintage Islay single malt Scotch whisky. Single cask refill hogshead #10125 bottled October 2013 by Hunter Laing & Co. for the Old Malt Cask series. 347 bottles.
Nose: Initially sweet honey peat sea weed rubbery.
Palate: Creamy sweet honey peat smoke sea salt iodine.
Finish: Long lingering peat smoke and oak.
Laphroaig Single Malt Whisky
Laphroaig Distillery was established in 1815 on the rocky south coast of the Isle of Islay off the west coast of Scotland. This malt whisky 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.