Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Bottled by: Douglas Laing 70cl / 48.4%
An indie bottling from the famous Caol Ila distillery by the historic Douglas Laing.
This Caol Ila was distilled in 2009 and matured in a single refill hogshead #DL13824 before being bottled a decade later at an abv of 48.4% with a yield of just 377 bottles.
Expect peat smoke, seaweed and heather honey.
|Cask Type||Refill Hogshead|
Official Tasting Notes
Nose: Full-blown Islay (on a beach) with a maritime, seaweedy and harbour style.
Palate: Opens oily and sweet, leads to summer tar, chimney soot and creosote.
Finish: Fishermen's Friends with leads of peat-smoke and ash.