Business | Daily | Tourist
INFORMATION SERVICES

A few months ago, when I wrote the first Single Malt Scotch review for The National Herald, I began with the one I consider as good as any to call “the best”:  the Triple Wood by Laphroaig.

During my travels this summer, I visited the Total Wine & More store in Tampa, FL. That chain has a wonderful collection of wines, beers, and spirits, and has stores throughout the Eastern United States.  But the Tampa store is particularly well-stocked: it boasts one of the finest collections in the entire country.

It was there that I stumbled upon another triple wood bottle, this one by Auchentoshan.  Matured in one bourbon and two sherry casks, it makes for a flavorful final product.

The price was right, too: on the average, it is about $30 less expensive per bottle than the Laphroaig Triple Wood.  And depending on the particular liquor store, the savings can be even more.

For instance, I bought the Three Wood, as the Auchentoshan version is called, for around $40, whereas the Triple Wood is rarely found for less than $60.

But single malt Scotch should be a treat – and while the Triple Wood is exquisite, the Three Wood is quite ordinary.

Sure it’s nice to sample a quaint single malt – one matured in three types of casks – for less than $50.  But for an even better experience, I’d plop down the extra $20 and stick with the Laphroaig.

 

The post Auchentoshan: 3-Wood Single Malt Scotch appeared first on The National Herald.

Source: The National Herald
Share it now!
More
Who We Are

GQS acts as an “information representative” providing a variety of accurate and authoritative analytics and responses About Greece. Our field of expertise ranges from simple Daily Life questions related to Tourism or the History of Greece, up to large Business related projects such as Economic Research, Human Resources Selection or Real Estate Services.

Find out more

Contact Us

Are you interested in obtaining any kind of information about Greece?

Let us help you!

If your requirements go beyond simple services and you want specialized information, you will receive a detailed email for any charges.

  • Weather

    Locations:
    Athens
    August 21, 2017, 3:07 pm
    Cloudy
    Cloudy
    33°C
    real feel: 35°C
    current pressure: 1010 mb
    humidity: 33%
    wind speed: 3 m/s WNW
    wind gusts: 3 m/s
    UV-Index: 4
    sunrise: 6:46 am
    sunset: 8:10 pm
     
  • Currency