- Caol Ila 2003 Cask Strength
Caol Ila 2003 vintage Islay single malt Scotch whiskey. Matured in refill sherry butts #302381-302383 and bottled 2014 by Gordon & MacPhail for the Cask Strength series.
Meat aromas with hins of bannana and fuit cake. The palate is sweet and spicy with fruit flavours. An underlying peat smoke edge lingers.
Caol Ila Distillery
Caol Ila Single Malt Whiskey
Caol Ila Distillery is famous for the stunning view from its still house windows looking out across the Sound of Islay and for the objects which have passed by including naval battleships, submarines and whales. Caol Ila was established in 1846 by Hector Henderson on a sheltered but rocky stretch of coast on north east Islay. Now the largest malt whiskey distillery on Islay it produces peated and some un-peated malt whiskey with the distillery range including Caol Ila 12 year old and the Distiller's Edition. Caol Ila participates in Feis Ile, the annual Islay Festival of Malt and Music.