Caol Ila 15 Year Old 2016
70cl / 61.5% abv
This Islay Single Malt, part of the 2016 Diageo Special Releases Collection, is available in limited quantities worldwide. Distilled in 2000 at Caol Ila distillery, this expression has been matured in a mix of refill American Oak hogsheads and refill European Oak butts for at least 15 years.
Nose: delicate green apple atop soft toffee and malt notes with citrus and a maritime influence emerging.
Palate: powerful and sweet with notes of menthol, fruit and lots of malt and toffee.
Finish: warming with aspects of menthol and eucalyptus.