Caol Ila, meaning “The Sound of Islay”, is a most underrated and hidden gem of all of the Islay distilleries.Its subtly peated and briny nose is well balanced with the familiar Islay beach bonfire smoke, leads an additional dimension of vanilla custard, pineapple, peach, and banana. On the palate ge..
The largest distillery on Islay, Caol Ila has occasionally had to run unpeated campaigns to suit its owner Diageo’s blending needs. Some of these very limited editions have been showcased through the much trumpeted “Special Releases” programme, which was originally created to supply a rising demand ..
Call Ila, meaning “The Sound of Islay”, is a most underrated and hidden gem of all of the Islay distilleries.Presenting a Caol Ila that has aged mostly within Ex-Bourbon barrels before experiencing a final refined finished in former Moscatel casks. Classic Caol Ila medicinal aromas grab your attenti..
Another young Caol Ila selected by David.The instant nose is peat smoke, beach sand, salt and fresh herbs, by developing more with time, there’s a good hit of sweetness - toffee apples, salted caramel and hint of chocolate digestive biscuit.The palate is surprisingly complex for such age - smoke, se..
Samaroli S.r.l.; has become is one of the most prominent names in the world of whisky. An independent bottling company with a rich history, stretching back 50 years.The legacy began with the companies inception back in 1968 by the late great Silvano Samaroli. His precision in process of initial ..
One of the 2019 Christmas seasonal release.This 11 YO Islay malt on nose is clean and fruity, with slight peat smoke, beach sand and vanilla ice-cream with cherry sauce. On palate it is more complex - sweet, creamy, smoky with stone fruits and red berries. Finish with a touch of lime and saltiness...