XOP Caol Ila 28 Year Old Single Malt Whisky
70cl, 54.8% abv
XOP Caol Ila 28 Year Old Single Malt Whisky is a beautiful Islay whisky from the independent Douglas Laing. Only 201 bottles of this quite remarkable whisky were filled in June 2018. It is traditionally non chill-filtered, not coloured and was matured in a single refill hogshead, being distilled in March 1990. It has an abv of 54.8%. It is a rare Islay single malt whisky which comes superbly packaged in a wooden box, with a heavy-duty glass stopper and an individual certificate.
Colour: Warm gold.
Nose: Beachy, iodine and ash.
Palate: Soft and subtle with smoked barley, soot and charcoal.
Finish: Sweet, gently smoked and spiced.