Islay single malt scotch whisky
From a small selection of American oak hogsheads, just 1,400 bottles of Cl9 were filled exclusively for Sweden in 2017. The result is a classic Caol Ila with rich citrus, wisps of woodsmoke and a delicate floral edge.
Core FlavourHoneysuckle, citrus, biscuits.
Cask detailsDistillates from mainly 2008 aged in first-fill, first refill and 2nd refill American oak hogsheads.
NoseHoneysuckle and acacia give way to deeper aromas of shortbread and citrus, with a hint of coconut adding another layer of complexity.
PalateMore lemon and biscuits, reminiscent of creamy lemon cheesecake, mingle with honeysuckle, salty sea spray and wisps of bonfire smoke.
FinishRich woodsmoke quickly gives way to creamy lemon that lingers on the palate.
- Sea Spray