A stunning old bottle of Laphroaig bottled in the early 1980s, before the Royal Warrant was issued.
Islay Whisky is recognised worldwide for the many famous brands that call this small island home. The peated flavour that is evident is all Islay whiskies varies throughout the 8 active distilleries but some of their most famous and highly sought after whiskies come from now closed distilleries that dot the wild landscape of this Scottish Island. Brands such as Port Ellen, Octomore, Hazelburn and Ardmore are now increasing in value as collectors add them to their ranks. The Festival of Feis ile every year attracts whisky lovers from all corners of the globe to celebrate the cultural heritage that is evident in every distillery there. Laphroaig, Lagavulin, Bowmore, Ardbeg and Bruichladdich are the whiskies that now carry the banner of this unique island around the world.