Caol Ila Distillers Edition Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky

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alc./vol:
43%

Proof:
86°

Vintage:
Non-vintage

Aged:
No age statement

Closure: Natural cork stopper

Product of: Product of United Kingdom 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.

Review and Tasting

Sampled on 21/09/2013

Appearance

(2012 release) Clear, mid golden. Very oily.

Aroma

Zesty orange marmalade with earthy smoke and floral shrubbery.

Taste

Oily marmalade with faint wisp of smoke and slight muscatel sweetness lightening and extending the palate.

Aftertaste

Short to medium finish with gentle salty spice and faint smoke.

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