No age statement
Category: Islay single malt whisky
Product of: United Kingdom
Each of Diageo’s ‘Distillers Edition’ bottlings benefits from a second maturation or ‘finish’ in casks that have previously held fortified wine, in Caol Ila case a few months in Moscatel casks.
Sampled on 21/09/2013
(2012 release) Clear, mid golden. Very oily.
Zesty orange marmalade with earthy smoke and floral shrubbery.
Oily marmalade with faint wisp of smoke and slight muscatel sweetness lightening and extending the palate.
Short to medium finish with gentle salty spice and faint smoke.
Closure: Natural cork stopper