Douglas Laing's: Provenance - Caol Ila 2012 8 Year Old
A specially selected refill butt bottling by Douglas Laing’s. Distilled in May 2012, bottled in September 2020 at 46%, no colouring, no chill-filtration and with only 797 bottles in existence.
Nose: Polished oak floors initially developing to seaweed, juicy berries and candied toffee apple
Palate: Gentle spice, stewed fruits and BBQ’d meat with a salty tang and Islay barley
Finish: Long with Islay peat smoke to the fore alongside raisins, plums and a warning, nutty quality (CGL)