Douglas Laing The Epicurean is another unique blended malt whiskey from Douglas Laing brand. The story behind this whiskey is about a man who lived in Glasgow in 1930. He was then the king of the parties as well as a connoisseur and gourmet food and drink. The Epicurean is a mix of the best highlights of the Lowland region of Scotland has. The nose is soft, sweet and reminiscent of a combination of barley, floral notes, spice and citrus. The palate is silky and full. Sugar, citrus, spices, thyme, peach and candy fall. The finish is rich, spicy and contains notes of almond, grass and brown sugar.