Four Oak 100 cl 40.0%
Normaali hinta49,91 € 1L / 49,90 €
Laphroaig Four Oak is a distinctive single malt Scotch whisky produced by the Laphroaig distillery on the Isle of Islay. As the name suggests, this expression is matured in four different types of oak casks, which contribute to its unique flavor profile.
The whisky begins its maturation in American ex-bourbon barrels, where it develops classic Laphroaig characteristics of smoky and peaty notes. It is then transferred to quarter casks, which impart a faster and more intense maturation process. Next, the whisky spends time in European oak hogsheads, adding depth and richness to the flavor. Finally, it is finished in large, new European oak puncheons, which provide a spicy and oaky complexity.
The result is a whisky with a complex interplay of flavors. On the nose, you can expect smoky peat, vanilla, and hints of tropical fruits. The palate is rich and layered, with notes of toffee, cinnamon, dried fruits, and a lingering smokiness. The finish is long and warming, leaving a pleasant combination of oak and peat on the palate.
Laphroaig Four Oak is a wonderful choice for fans of peated whiskies who appreciate complexity and depth. It showcases the skillful blending of different oak influences, resulting in a truly distinctive and memorable drinking experience.