24.10.2017

New scotch for tasting in Wrocław

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The Double 10 years old, Longmorn & Linkwood / 43%The Laing brothers have recently intensified efforts in promoting blended malt category. The Double presented here is a marriage of two Speyside malts form neighboring distilleries; it contains 53% of Longmorn and 47% of Linkwood. The Double is a range from the Langside Distillers portfolio. The company was founded in 1948 by Fred Douglas Laing and currently is a subsidiary of Hunter Laing & Co. founded in 2013 by Stewart Laing, after splitting family business with his brother Fred. The whisky was aged for 10 years and is bottled at 40% abv.
 
Nose: pretty rich and fruity, baked apples, prunes, cherries, pine nuts, milk chocolate, vanilla, honey, hits of ginger and oak.
 
Palate: fruity with notes of sweet pastries, stewed apples, chocolate coated cherries, hints of lemon grass and pepper, and gentle oakiness.
 
Finish: medium long, fruity and slightly nutty, with touch of vanilla and oak.
 
Order bottle at Dom Whisky Online or buy in Rea, Wejherowska 67.