Insider knowledge: Caol Ila 25 Year Old whisky is named whisky by virtue of the fact it's from Scotland. If distilled in America the spelling would be Caol Ila 25 Year Old whiskey, as opposed to whisky.
Nose: Subtle, coastal, cereals, malty barley sweetness, soft fruit.
Palate: Retains gentle peat, hints of dry oaked spice. Smoky, zesty.
Finish: Long, dry, subtle peat smoke, dry driftwood washed in from the sea.