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Caol Ila 25yo 1983/2008

(50.7%, Exclusive Malts for Taiwan SMWTA, Hogshead, C#4793, 300 Bts.)
Average Score: 84
Bottle Profile
TypeScotch Single Malts (Disclosed Distilleries)
DistilleryCaol Ila
BottlerExclusive Malts
Bottled ForTaiwan SMWTA
Brand NameCaol Ila
Year Distilled1983
Year Bottled2008
Alcohol By Volume50.7%
Other DetailsHogshead
Cask Number#4793
Bottles300
Issued2008
Average Score84


Maniac Ratings
Serge Valentin88
Johannes van den Heuvel84
Olivier Humbrecht87
Robert Karlsson86
Konstantin Grigoriadis81
Davin de Kergommeaux85
Ho-cheng Yao81
Peter Silver80
Krishna Nukala82
Luca Chichizola83
Nabil Mailloux83


Retired Maniac Ratings
Bert Bruyneel82


WhiskyFun Review
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Tasting Notes
Robert KarlssonCitrus. Lime. Melon? Nice kind of fruits. And a rather rough spicy note, fresh wood stylie. Some whiffs of smoke too. Tasty, spicy. Intense. The fruits remain, as does the wood. Slightly sourly at the end. And smoke. Nice fruits but rather harsh wood influence also.