Overall rating
87.56/100
votes
11
Whiskybase ID
WB111661
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
The Whisky Fair (WF)
Vintage
2006
Bottled
2018
Stated Age
12 years old
Casktype
Ex-Bourbon Cask
Strength
51.6 % Vol.
Size
50 ml 700 ml
Added on
30 apr 2018 7:34 pm by RoyalScotsman
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

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Whisky reviews for Caol Ila 2006 WF

3 users have left 3 reviews for this whisky. Average rating is 87.56 points.

  1. dram-drinker scored this whisky 88 points Photo Moderator

    Good balance, good power, not too complex - really not bad
    • Nose
      88 88
      Peaty, smoky, citrusy, hints of green fruits, little leafy, honeydew, sea breeze, hints of wet hay - not bad
    • Taste
      89 89
      Little punchy, very creamy, good sweetness, citrus fruits, lemons, fine peat and smoke, little salty - really good
    • Finish
      88 88
      Medium long, warm, still creamy

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  3. grinface scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    I really like this clean Caol Ila. Here, too, I am very satisfied. There is nothing to complain about, even if there are perhaps a few better representatives.

    Full review in a flight of 8 Caol Ila: https://keinehalbendrinks.de/2022/10/06/ein-weiterer-besuch-bei-caol-ila/

  4. DannyDram scored this whisky 89 points Connoisseur

    A whisky for cherry lovers, very exotic aroma experience.
    • Nose
      88 88
      Very intense scent of cherry spirit, plus some grappa with cold smoke, iodine, salt water and then wet cardboard
    • Taste
      90 90
      Beautiful citric aromas in harmony with smoke and yeast, very well balanced. very nice
    • Finish
      89 89
      Mainly lemon with peat, medium to long lasting

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