Caol Ila - 2001 Gordon & MacPhail Cask Strength RangeIslay Malt Whisky
Aroma without water: Hints of vanilla, pears and a delicate hint of smoke.
Taste without water: Sweet and fruity with influences of summer fruits, strawberries, and a subtle hint of black pepper. A slight smokiness is also present.
Aroma with water: Fresh and light with defined fruit notes, kiwi and grapefruit. A subtle herbal influence is also present.
Taste with water:Fruity and sweet with a hint of chilli spice. A creamy milk chocolate texture develops and lingers, with a very slight smokiness.