N: An impressive salt ’n’ vinegar & sweet onion heavily peated vegetal number. An Octomore perhaps?
T: Pickled onions and salivating smoked barley.
F: Dry smoked popcorn. Long finish.
C: A fabulous peated malt. Not overly complex but brilliant in its own right, though no master in my book. Happy with my score of 88 points and having firmly ruled out Bunnahabhain, I guessed SMWS Laphroaig. Collectively we gave it 89 points, just missing out on our Masters award. The SBWM gave this a solid master award. [£61]Scores a B[+]