Caol Ila 1997 Distiller’s Edition (Moscatel)

Aged: 12 years

Colour: dark honey, a hint of Douglas fir

Strength: 43%

Price: around £45

Best for: long sweet smoking

Nose: fairly rich, fruity, with Madeira cake, smoke and medicine

Taste: deep, fruity, sweet, smooth and smoked with a long Castella box finish

Verdict: Caol Ila’s signature flavours get a sweet new showing thanks to Moscatel refinement

Click here for Caol Ila distillery review

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