Caol Ila - Islay Single Malt - 1985 25 year old Whisky

70cl | 43%

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HTFW Cat. No:
LP750
More Information
Distillery Caol Ila
Series / Description Islay Single Malt
Vintage 1985
Year Bottled 2010
Age 25 year old
Alcohol ABV 43 %
Cask Strength No
Cask Wood Type Oak
Single Cask No
Packaging Original Box
Bottler Distillery
Country of Origin Scotland
Stopper Cork
Bottle Type Standard
Bottle Size 70cl
Neck Level Full Level
HTFW Cat. No. LP750

Product Description

Featured in the 1001 whiskies you must try before you die book

"Sweet,fresh and quite subtle on the nose, green and grassy. Like soft velvet coating your mouth,sweet but not honey,more like peach in heavy syrup. Medium finish with the peat being very much in the background. Roasted almond toward the end."

Maybe it's a shame that the new official 25 year old isn't at cask strength, but don't let that put you off, this still is a fantastic dram with some well balanced interplay between peat, oak fruit and spice. Age has given this some tarrier, darker, ashy notes whilst still rertaining its elegant and oily distillery quality.

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