Caol Ila 12 Years is the colour of pale straw, with a delicate balance of tastes
Tasting note: Fresh, herbal. Rubbed pepermint leaves, stemmy, damp grass, smoky. Oily, cigar leaves, smoked ham, hickory. Lemon peels at the harbour.
Palate: Good body, oily, tar, elegant smooke. Hints of boiled sweets.
Finish: Long, peppery, spicy warmth, smoke.
Best Single Malt Scotch 12 Years – 2015
International Whisky Competition
Islay up to 12 years old – 2015
The Scotch Whisky Masters (The Spirits Business)
Distillers’ Single Malts 12 years and under – 2014
International Spirits Challenge
Silver Outstanding- Scotch Single Malt- Islay- 2017
International Wine & Spirit Competition