Auld Goonsy's Malt: Caol Ila 12 Year Old / Single Cask
58.2% ABV (Cask Strength)
No Chill Filtration
No Added Colour
1 of 291 numbered bottles from a Hogshead cask (#309900)
Nose – Smokey, creamy, crushed almonds and pine cones.
Palate – Subtle smokiness, toasted marshmallow and nutty.
Finish – Peppery, char-grilled, dark chocolate.
We've tried a fair few indy bottlings of Caol Ila and this is definitely up there with the best of them. Peaty, meaty, zesty, savoury and hints of sweetness combine to make a delicious after dinner dram (or lunch if it's a Sunday).