Caol Ila 1998 Moscatel Sherry Finish - Distillers Edition

Caol Ila 1998 Moscatel Sherry Finish - Distillers Edition Another cracking dram that i sampled whilst on the tour of Glenkinchie Distillery recently was this Caol Ila 1998 Moscatel Sherry Finish - Distillers Edition

The whisky has been double matured, first in America oak casks then a second maturation in casks which previously held Moscatel wine.

You can pick up a bottle of this lovely Islay expression at Master of Malt

 

Initial hits of smoke like chimney smoke and behind it there's a lovely fruityness with strawberries and summer berries and light sweetness

sweetness and peat smoke with light notes of summer berries.

the smoke stays but it's not overpowering.

Bottle Name: Caol Ila 1998 Moscatel Sherry Finish - Distillers Edition
Age: NAS
ABV: 43.00
Distiller: Caol Ila
Bottler: Caol Ila
Type: Single Malt
From: Scotland, Islay


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