Douglas Laing XOP Laphroaig 21 Year Old
Douglas Laing’s XOP range bottling of Laphroaig 21 Year Old.
Distilled March 1999 in a refill Butt ref DL14621 and bottled February 2021 at 56.6%ABV.
One of 303 bottles
Nose Sweet phenols on the nose with dark stewed fruits, caramelised orange, damp bonfire ash and new leather.
Taste Instant honeyed then moves to a burnt sugar, chewy toffee, sea salt, smoked meat and pepper.
Finish kiln-dried malted barley, sugary malt, mocha coffee and a West Coast of Islay oceanic quality.