Originally Posted by drakoskl
Lagavulin tried to produce whisky to be similar to laphroaig with the MALTMILL but failed. I prefer ardbeg to laphroaig but cannot stand lagavulin. So I guess it's strictly personal. As for the OCTOMORE it's a very nice whisky especially the 10 year old but its not so much smokier than the others. I would recommend the OCTOMORE 10 year old if you can find it its something different and very nice.
You can't stand Laga? How come? Now I'm
Yes, it doesn't look like an easy find for the Octomore 10 http://www.bruichladdich.com/whisky-...hisky/octomore
I would have thought at 80ppm that the Octomore 10 would be more meaty and flavorful than Ardbeg Corryvrekan, but would you say the two are similar?