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Caol Ila
Whisky: Caol Ila 1982-2018
Serie: Diageo Special Releases 2018
Age: 35 years
Type: Single malt
   
Distilled: 1982
Bottled: 16-08-2018
Cask Type: Refill American hogsheads & European butts
Bottle #: 1488/3276
Strength: 58.1%
   
Distillery: Caol Ila Distillery
Country: Scotland: Islay
   
 
Date: 01-10-2018
Nose: Very gentle, fruit, light smole, a hint of fresh meat.
Flavour: Delicate red fruit, mild smoke, wood, some charcoal, salty, pepper, toffee, light chocolate, beautiful spices, earthy.
Body: Beautiful chewy, beautiful creamy, gently dry, deliciously viscous on the cheeks, beautifully lasting finish.
Comments: A deliciously elegant and delicate Caol Ila that takes a firm stand in your mouth. Rightfully a member of the 2018 special releases.
Rating: ++++ ++++ ++++ ++++ ++++ ++++ ++++ ++++ +++- ---- (8.75)