Tag Archives: Laphroaig

Review #799 – Laphroaig Cairdeas 2018: Fino Sherry Finish

​Review #799 | /r/Scotch Review #271 – Laphroaig Cairdeas 2018 Fino Sherry Finish The Schtick: This is an annual, limited release of Laphroaig’s Cairdeas line. This year features a Fino sherry finish. In the past we have been treated to – 2012, Origins – 2013, Port finished – 2014, Amontillado finished – 2015, Throwback production release – 2016, Madeira finished – 2017, …

Review #640. Laphroaig 16yr Signatory Vintage 1997 Cask Strength Series KLWines Selection

​Review #640 | /r/Scotch Review #218 – Laphroaig 16yr Signatory Vintage 1997 Cask Strength Series KLWines Selection The Schtick: This massively jumped and complex title boils down to the fact that this is an Independently Bottled Laphroaig cask that was selected and bottled in cooperation with KLWines in California. It is 16 years old and …

Review #424. Laphroaig Cairdeas 2012

Review #424 – Laphroaig Cairdeas 2012​ Review #424 | /r/Scotch Review #169 – Laphroaig Cairdeas 2012 The Schtick: The Cairdeas (gaelic translation: friendship) is an annual, limited release from Laphroaig. To the best of my knowledge, this vintage of the bottling kicked off the series being released in the USA. later in the series (2013,2014,2016) …

Review #268. Laphroaig Lore

​Review #268 – Laphroaig Lore Whiskey Network Review #268 | /r/Scotch Review #113 – Laphroaig Lore, 96pf | 48.0% ABV Nose: Evergreen, vanilla, pound cake, tropical fruits,thin cocoa, definitely laphroaig smokey. Dead sea things, bandaids, some brine. Taste: Thin mouth feel, feels like the 10yr. Sweet bubblegum, smoke, char, and not much else. I feel …

Review #241. Laphroaig PX

Review #241 – Laphroaig PX Whiskey Network Review #241 | /r/Scotch Review #100 – Laphroaig PX Year Re-Visit Review, 96pf Laphroaig PX is a travel retail exclusive being finished in Pedro Ximenez sherry casks. Nose: Sweet, sweet sherry notes with vanilla and brine. Smoke and mild pepper are prominent as well with grapes and date …

Review #239. Laphroaig 10

Review #239 – Laphroaig 10 Year Whiskey Network Review #239 | /r/Scotch Review #99 – Laphroaig 10 Year Re-Visit Review, 86pf Nose: Sweet cream and buttery lemon zest . There’s brine creeping in and playing well with the lemon and then the big peat smoke hammer drops in. There’s some nice burning telephone pole and …