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Deservedly ambitious, this Caol Ila has one goal: to reach the highest olfactory and gustatory peaks. To get there, it adopts an energetic rhythm with multiple scene changes. With every second that passes, new fragrances and flavours arrive. Of the principle ingredients behind its success we find a super-sensitive minerality, peat which relentlessly gains in power, enveloping floral aromas and a refreshing sea breeze.
Single Cask #714 – Hogshead Limited edition of 385 bottles LMDW world exclusive Profile: a combination of lemon, ash, salt and smoke. A handful of white flowers (lilac, lily of the valley) rise from a black, oily soil. Lovely liquorice, malted bitterness.
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As well as reflecting its smoky, malted barley, Caol Ila is also oily and peaty, with marine and vegetable notes. Its recent official bottlings, which are particularly expressive, have an intense smoky and peaty character with a good balance of saltiness and sweetness. Superb versions of this single malt have also been released by independent bottlers Gordon MacPhail & Signatory Vintage. Caol Ila’s stills, which are large and onion-shaped, have a strong influence on this single malt and give it a fairly light and delicate character. Find out more
While the Un-Chillfiltered Collection enables connoisseurs to enjoy the flavour of non-chill filtered whisky, the ‘Straight from the Cask’ bottlings go even further into the unique character of aged whisky. All the whiskies in this range have been drawn from a single cask – by hand – with no chill filtering, no dilution and no colouring. It is often said that the distillery cellar is the best place to taste whisky, but not everyone can go all the way to Scotland. So this range basically serves as a means of bringing Scotland and this glorious experience to you!
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