First Editions Caol Ila 2011
70cl / 46% abv
This Islay single malt is part of the First Editions series of single cask expressions from family-run bottler, Hunter Laing & Co. of Glasgow. Distilled at Caol Ila in 2010 and matured for 7 years before bottling without chill-filtration or colouring.
Please note the image shown is of a 2009 vintage for illustration purposes only.
Nose: full and rounded, initially sweet then a burst of iodine.
Palate: smooth and sweet vanilla custard and marzipan before seaweed and a hint of peat.
Finish: long and lingering with a touch of peat smoke.