For each of their five [Golf Open] sponsorship years, Loch Lomond’s master blender Michael Henry will be collaborating with a golfer for unique annual releases. This first Autograph Edition is a collaborative effort between Henry & golfer Paul Lawrie.
N: That’s the ticket, 18 years of maturation providing all sorts of oiliness as well as a distinct Irishness. Some peat too?
T: With a firm and deliberate direction, this is a decently aged straight-talker.
F: Long and true. More indications of some peat, or charring perhaps.
C: Mannochmore meets Caol Ila? Perhaps not a beginners malt but a fine start for the Autograph series.
Scores a B[-]