The casktype that was used for this whisky was a refill sherry hogshead. The outturn of the Caol Ila Distillery 1984 release is 216 bottles.
This whisky is part of the Gordon & MacPhail range to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Connoisseurs Choice. A range that remains true to George Urquhart’s original vision and philosophy.
“The heart of Gordon & MacPhail Caol Ila 1984 is unique and with a rather special character”
Gordon & MacPhail Caol Ila Distillery 1984 – 52.8%
- Color: Sweet gold
- Nose: Warm red fruit, there is a road of strawberries, raspberries, forest fruit with a side road of banana, coconuts, almonds, fresh apples, peaches, pineapple juice, papaya, squeezed grapefruit with a hint of saltiness
- Taste: Peach, warm, lovely warm red fruit mingled with the freshness of citrus, lemon, lime, apples, ripe banana, soaked peaches in caramel, freshly chopped mango, creamy touch and a complexity of walnuts and almonds
- Finish: Sweet, sticky and a wee bit oily
Suggestions: One drop of water does wonders for this excellent character!
There is more information to be found via Gordon & MacPhail.
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