This review focuses on an exceptional Caol Ila which was distilled in 2008, matured in a bourbon hogshead for 11 years before being bottled at a cask strength ABV of 59.7% by The Single Cask.
So, let's dive right into the review!
The Single Cask Caol Ila 2008 11 Years Old (59.7% ABV)
Nose: Smoked almond, dry peat earthiness and a layer of brown sugar.
Palate: Fruitier than the nose might suggest, with fresh pear and ripe mango. Still plenty peaty, mind.
Finish: A mellow finish of vanilla pod and sea breeze.
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