Laphroaig Triple Wood

Laphroaig Triple Wood
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Laphroaig Triple WoodLaphroaig Triple Wood
Winning bid: £45.00
Lot number: 0602563

Sold in America during prohibition for medical purposes, due to the Surgeon General refusing to believe it could be drunk for pleasure, Laphroaig has been awarded a Royal Warrant by Prince Charles. It is the biggest selling single malt from Islay.

This expression has enjoyed a triple maturation in 3 types of cask. Just as with their standard Quarter Cask expression, the first maturation is in American oak, ex-bourbon barrels. Laphroaig then select the most suitable of these barrels, containing a range of different aged spirit and transfer into small 19th century style Quarter Casks for a second maturation. The final maturation is in specially selected, large European oak, Oloroso sherry casks.

This lot is being sold to raise money for the Sands UK, the stillbirth and neonatal death charity. For more information visit their website at: https://www.uk-sands.org/

48% ABV / 70cl

Please examine the images of the bottle, any packaging and labels carefully and satisfy yourself as to their condition before making a bid.

Featured in: The 60th Auction (March 25 – April 3, 2016)
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