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.
Glenkinchie Distillery Tour
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