Caol Ila 2005, 14 yr old, Hertimage cask, G&M CC, 45.0%, Single Malt Scotch Whisky

$174.95 inc GST

700ml 45.0% abv, Scotland, (Islay)

A 13 year old Caol Ila Vintage 2004, bottled by Gordon & Macphail as part of their refreshed Connoisseurs Choice series. Distilled 9/12/04,  bottled 13/3/18 at 45.0% abv. Matured in first fill bourbon and refill American casks, then finished in Hermitage casks for a further 3 years.

“forest fruits mature into lingering peat smoke infused with charred oak and bonfire embers”

 

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Description

AROMA
Complex and fruity: light peat smoke and dry cured meats mix with vanilla pod revealing cranberries, redcurrants and delicate orange blossom. A dried apricot and plum edge develops.

TASTE
Creamy, hints of liquorice and warming pepper transform into spicy oak notes. Chocolate, ripe raspberry, and blackcurrant transform with gentle beeswax undertones.

FINISH
Long, forest fruits mature into lingering peat smoke infused with charred oak and bonfire embers.