Laphroaig added a new limited-edition expression to its portfolio. The Laphroaig Sherry Oak Finish is a 10 years old Scotch whisky finished for 12-18 months in ex-oloroso sherry casks. It’s bottled at 48% ABV (96 proof).
John Campbell, Laphroaig’s distillery manager, said “we are thrilled to announce the release of the newest Laphroaig expression, Sherry Oak is an exquisite addition, taking our iconic Laphroaig 10 Year and finishing it in oloroso sherry casks, which lend depth and sweetness. This is a perfect accompaniment to any whisky collection and a celebrated expansion of the Laphroaig range. Laphroaig drinkers are the most passionate Scotch drinkers in the world and with this new offering, we’re delighted to give them another Scotch option that embraces our commitments to craftsmanship and innovation.”
A total of 4.450 cases of Laphroaig Sherry Oak Finish are available globally. In the US, the SRP is $89.99, while in Europe, the price is around €60.