CAOL ILA - 1969 The Private Collection Range

Islay Malt Whisky
CAOL ILA - 1969 The Private Collection Range

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  • BottlerGordon and MacPhail
  • Distilled1969

Colour: Golden Brown.

Tasting notes, undiluted: Nose: Sweet sherry notes with peaty and ozone aromas and hints of herbal notes. Palate: Salty, ozone driftwood flavours with sweet elements slowly developing with sherry notes.

With water: Nose: Strong peaty aromas with a sherry and fruit influence - orange marmalade and bruised apples. Palate: Ozone and driftwood flavours with sweet medicinal notes with an underlying sherry and fruit influence.

Body: Balanced and soft - full of flavour. Finish: Peat smoke with a touch of sherry. Cask Type: Refill Sherry Hogshead. Style: The Islay and sherry elements are beautifully balanced - a classic Caol Ila.


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