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Category: Islay single malt whisky
Product of: United Kingdom
As the name would imply, this Islay malt benefits from final maturation in small quarter casks. The quarter casks are maturated in Laphroaig’s original Dunnage Warehouse No.1. and Laphroaig Quarter Cask is bottled close to cask strength without chill-filtration. Read more
Sampled on 01/05/2011
A nose of peat smoke, strong tar and dried heather.
Surprisingly easy palate. Sure it is incredibly smoky, but far from bring tears to your eyes, it envelops your tongue with an almost sweet velvety texture.
Not the rewarding challenge one might expect from Laphroaig.
Closure: Natural cork stopper