Month: November 2017

Review #43 – Laphroaig 10yr

​Review #43 | /r/Scotch Review #16 – Laphroaig 10yr The Schtick: Laphroaig is a Beam/Suntory scotch distillery in the Islay region of scotch. Known for several core age stated products, they also specialize in funky one-offs that make little sense and generally carry no age statements. Distiller: Laphroaig (Beam/Suntory) Bottler: Laphroaig ABV: 43% ABV Age: …

Review #41 – Booker’s 2014-06 (Unnamed)

​Review #41 | /r/Bourbon Review #22 – Booker’s 2014-06 (Unnamed) The Schtick: Booker’s is a Beam/Suntory product that is released unfiltered and at casks strength. Distiller: Beam/Suntory Bottler: Beam/Suntory ABV: 63.85% ABV Age: 7 Years, 2 Months, 14 Days Source: Sample Review #41 – Booker’s 2014-06 (Unnamed) Nose: There’s more sugar notes, mainly brown sugar …

Review #36 – Lagavulin 12yr

Review #36 | /r/Scotch Review #14 – Lagavulin 12 The Schtick: This is a 12yr old, cask strength, bottling from Lagavulin. Distiller: Lagavulin Bottler: Lagavulin ABV: 55.1% ABV Age: 12 Years Mashbill: Single Malt (Barley) Source: Sample Review #36 – Lagavulin 12yr Nose: Whew. Smoke, peat, acetone, some bandage funk but nothing like Ardbeg. There’s …