Laphroaig Triple Wood

This special bottling was matured in three different casks: Ex-bourbon casks, European oak casks (ex-sherry) and small quarter casks. The result is the perfect mix of peat smoke, oak and sweetness.

This special bottling was matured in three different casks: Ex-bourbon casks, European oak casks (ex-sherry) and small quarter casks. The result is the perfect mix of peat smoke, oak and sweetness.

Details about this bottle Edit
7227
Laphroaig
Scotland, Islay
Single Malt Whisky
48%
0.7 l
Original bottling
Bourbon, Sherry, Quarter Casks
Chill filtration - Without Artifical colouring - With
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Average tasting notes Tasting Notes
Calculated from 11 Tasting Notes
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Nosing
Peat Smoke:
Sweet:
Sherry:
Vanilla:
Oak:
Fruit:
Maritime Notes:
Medicinal Smoke:
Seaweed:
Spices:
Herbs:
Bonfire Smoke:
Zitrus:
Dried Fruit:
Ham:
Herb:
Alcohol:
Caramel:
Heather:
Iodine:
Malt:
Nuts:
Salt:
Honey:
Raisin:
Anise:
Cherry:
Dark Chocolate:
Grass:
Leather:
Mint:
Orange:
Almonds:
Berries:
Blackberry:
Chocolate:
Fig:
Floral:
Hay:
Lemon:
Lemon Peel:
Lime:
Melon:
Tasting
Peat Smoke:
Sweet:
Sherry:
Oak:
Spices:
Vanilla:
Fruit:
Medicinal Smoke:
Nuts:
Maritime Notes:
Oil:
Herbs:
Heather:
Pepper:
Seaweed:
Herb:
Chocolate:
Malt:
Salt:
Alcohol:
Bonfire Smoke:
Chili:
Dried Fruit:
Honey:
Almonds:
Berries:
Caramel:
Coffee:
Dark Chocolate:
Ginger:
Ham:
Mint:
Anise:
Cake:
Cherry:
Cinnamon:
Clove:
Floral:
Iodine:
Orange:
Plum:
Tobacco:
Zitrus:
Finish
Peat Smoke:
Sweet:
Oak:
Sherry:
Spices:
Fruit:
Maritime Notes:
Bonfire Smoke:
Malt:
Vanilla:
Herb:
Seaweed:
Ham:
Medicinal Smoke:
Nuts:
Pepper:
Salt:
Herbs:
Chocolate:
Coffee:
Honey:
Oil:
Alcohol:
Almonds:
Berries:
Dark Chocolate:
Dried Fruit:
Grass:
Heather:
Mint:
Nutmeg:
Tobacco:

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Quality rating of this bottle

4.3 Rate
183
Tasting Notes 11

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Tasting notes of Zeus8613:

Zeus8613
26. Apr 2018

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Autococker07
31. Dec 2018
Nosing: Smokey, but instead of the brininess of laphroaig, a sherry sweetness! Maple syrup, sugary fruits, oak, and very slight hint of vanilla Peat Smoke Sherry Sweet Fruit Oak

Taste: Mouthwateringly spicy, the sweetness dominates the peat, I would never be able to pick this as a laphroaig in a blind test. Almost the same as the nose, I have syrup, sweet fruits, oaky vanilla, and just the tiniest hint of peat smoke the end, although that could well be in my mind..... Fruit Oak Vanilla

Finish: I want to say the finish is short, but I think it is a mechanic of the drams intensity. This is just as forward as my other favorites from the distillery, but sweet instead of medicinal.

Comment: I really like this, it is familiar as I finish the dram, but unlike any previous laphroaig before it. Another bottle that will be kept on hand!
Cdamiano
09. May 2016
i7an
28. Feb 2018
Nosing:
Bonfire Smoke Cherry Vanilla Iodine Oak
Taste:
Cherry Vanilla Oak Peat Smoke
Finish:

Comment:
Beautiful whisky. Very complex and full.
14. Feb 2017
Zeus8613
26. Apr 2018
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11. Feb 2014
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21. Feb 2014
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26. Feb 2015
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17. Feb 2015
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09. Feb 2015