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Overall rating
87.94/100
votes
35
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Signatory Vintage (SV)
Bottling serie
Cask Strength Collection
Vintage
07.12.2006
Bottled
20.02.2019
Stated Age
12 years old
Casktype
Hogsheads
Casknumber
311562 & 311563
Number of bottles
492
Strength
55.9 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
25 Mar 2019 8:40 am by Willum
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask Strength

Average value

€ 85,17

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Whisky Reviews for Caol Ila 2006 SV

9 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 87.94 points

  1. Willum scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

  2. Hvdree scored this whisky 89 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      88 88
    • Taste
      89 89
    • Finish
      89 89

  3. Murxus scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

    Surprisingly fruity for a Caol Ila. Smoke more background, coal-type. Like it :-)

  4. MrYens scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

  5. whiskygold scored this whisky 87 points Newbie

    My opinion in German ;)

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jic7jlYVGOc&t=10s

  6. fgg scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      The peat and the alcohol quickly go to the side for a fruity nose. Citrus, vanilla, pickles.
    • Taste
      Very sweet and spicy. A decent pepper surrounded by fruit. Citrus, tropical fruit. Sweetness, honey. Nice this.
    • Finish
      Medium to long. More sweet than bitter with a sharp edge. Creamy

  7. JacobaEd scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

  8. avansele scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

    One of the best Caol Ila's in de 100 euro and below category that I've tasted so far. Much more then just smoke, a lot of sweetness and complexity. Love it !
    • Nose
      Spicy nose. Once thhe alcohol fades away there comes a wonderful aroma of sweet smoke, some oranges, vanilla and candy. The nose brings me instant to a summer bbq with marinated spare ribs freshly grilled. Totally love it.
    • Taste
      A full bodied creamy Coal Ila that brings in a lot of sweetness comes in first. Again oranges, candy and some fresh tobacco. Something earthy in there as well. This is really something more then just smoke ... summer bbq coming up again
    • Finish
      Smoke, salty seeweed and fresh tobacco again. Wonderful lingering finish that accompagnies you for the rest of the evening.

  9. Dre73 scored this whisky 89 points Connoisseur

    Beautiful Caol Ila, with lots of room for sweet and fruity notes, besides the sweet (peat)smoke. Very enjoyable.
    • Nose
      89 89
      Sweet smoke and lots of fruit, citrus, even some candy-like sweetness. Apples, some tobacco.
    • Taste
      88 88
      Full body, nice balanced pepper, intense, sweet smoke, honey, some tobacco, peach.
    • Finish
      89 89
      Still some pepper, full body still, sweet smoke, honey, oranges, peach. Long finish, with lots of tobacco remaining in the mouth for long after.

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