Each year our Distillery Manager, John Campbell, crafts a limited edition malt to celebrate the Friends of Laphroaig and friendship (“Càirdeas” in Gaelic) in general. Càirdeas 2021 is triple matured in American oak ex-Bourbon barrels, followed by quarter casks and finally in European oak hogsheads containing PX sherry. This creates a complex expression that is full of character that
- We’ve bottled at cask strength to ensure rich and intricate flavours.
- Here’s to friendship! Celebration of friendship developed by Laphroaig’s Distillery Manager.
- Smoky aromas of grilled bacon, as well as manuka honey and oak spices.
- Tasting notes are nutty, combined with a blend of toffee and cinnamon on the nose