Caol Ila 8 Year Old 2012 (Provenance)

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Caol Ila 8 Year Old 2012 (Provenance)

Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky - 46% / 70cl


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    Immerse yourself in the captivating world of Islay whisky with the Caol Ila 8 Year Old 2012 (Provenance). Crafted by Douglas Laing's, this limited edition release is a true gem for whisky enthusiasts. With only 797 bottles in existence, this is your chance to own a piece of whisky history.

    Distilled in May 2012 and bottled in September 2020, this whisky has been carefully aged to perfection. The refill butt bottling process ensures a smooth and balanced flavor profile that will tantalize your taste buds.

    One of the standout features of this whisky is its commitment to authenticity. It is unfiltered, allowing the natural flavors to shine through. No artificial coloring has been added, giving you a pure and untainted whisky experience.

    As you take your first sip, you'll be greeted by the enticing aroma of polished oak floors, which slowly gives way to the refreshing scent of seaweed. The palate offers a delightful combination of gentle spice, stewed fruits, and a hint of BBQ'd meat. A subtle salty tang adds a touch of coastal charm, while Islay barley brings a distinct character to the forefront.

    The finish is long and satisfying, with Islay peat smoke enveloping your senses. Raisins and plums add a touch of sweetness, while a subtle nutty quality lingers in the background, leaving you craving for more.

    Whether you're a seasoned whisky connoisseur or a curious newcomer, the Caol Ila 8 Year Old 2012 (Provenance) is a must-have addition to your collection. Indulge in the complexity and smokiness of this truly rare and exclusive whisky. With only 797 bottles available, seize the opportunity to savor the full and authentic flavors of Islay. Don't miss out on this unique and unforgettable tasting experience.

    Tasting Note by Douglas Laing & Co: 
    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)


    • Type: Single Malt Scotch Whisky
    • Region: Islay
    • Country: Scotland
    • Brand/Distillery: Caol Ila
    • Cask Type: Refill Sherry Hogshead Cask
    • Age: 8 Year Old
    • Volume: 70cl
    • ABV: 46%
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    • Not available in: Channel Islands, Highlands & Islands of Scotland, Isle of Man, Isle of Scilly, Northern Ireland. Orders for these areas must be placed by 1 PM on Thursday.

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    Customer Reviews

    Based on 1 review
    Ian M.

    worth every penny
    on the nose immediately phenolic and salty but abiding by the 1 year in the cask 1 minute in the glass rule this dram leveled out beautifully. Liquorice and cashew with a gentle spice. I added two drops of water and again the transformation was a much thicker and smoother mouth feel. Lovely nutty, banana and oat tones. The finish is long and dry. Highly recommended.

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