Caol Ila 12 Year Old Special Release (Dist. 1999)

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alc./vol:
64%

Proof:
128°

Vintage:
Non-vintage

Aged:
No age statement

Closure: Crown cap

Product of: Product of United Kingdom United Kingdom


This is the sixth limited release of unpeated Caol Ila, the second at twelve-years-old. Only one batch per year of unpeated malt for blending in the "highland-style" is produced and this particular 1999 batch was aged in first fill ex-bourbon American Oak casks.
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Review and Tasting

Sampled on 20/10/2011

Appearance

Clear yellow gold.

Aroma

Cream of soda vanilla and lemon meringue pie nose with buttery macadamia nuts in wood chips with a note of old-fashioned oil paint.

Taste

Dry, lightly spicy palate with lemon curd on buttered well-done toast.

Aftertaste

Medium length spiced finish.

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