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Kilnsman's Dram Caol Ila 11 Year Old

Sale price£109.95
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Key Facts About This Single Malt Scotch

Bottler: Goldfinch Whisky Merchants

Founder: Andrew Macdonald-Bennett

Range: The Kilnsman's Dram

Distillery: Caol Ila

Age: 11 years old

Distilled: December 2010

Bottled: April 2022

Region: Islay, Scotland

Spirit: Single malt scotch

Cask Type: Single sherry octave

Alcohol by Volume: 50.7%

Bottled: Natural colour and without chill filtration

Outturn: 98 bottles

Bottle Size: 700ml

Caol Ila 11 Year Old Tasting Notes

Nose: Butterscotch and a light smouldering breeze of island peat smoke.

Palate: Rich, creamy and smoky with hints of leather and prunes warmed with a gentle fire.

Finish: Mature for its young age, delivering a warm and lingering heat inviting you back for more.

About this Kilnsman's Dram whisky

This is the first Kilnsman's Dram from Islay. It's a single cask, cask strength, whisky. Aged for 11 years and matured in a first-fill European oak sherry Octave. This smooth, smoky and ‘mature beyond its years’. Only 98 bottles were yielded from this superb octave cask.

Goldfinch Whisky Merchants
Andrew Macdonald-Bennett, Founder of Goldfinch Whisky Merchants

Meet The Founder

Andrew Macdonald-Bennett

Goldfinch Whisky Merchants was founded by Andrew Macdonald-Bennett, who has quite the whisky pedigree. Andrew has worked with some of the world’s best-known whisky brands, from the Famous Grouse, through The Glenrothes and Highland Park, to The Macallan.

Through Goldfinch Whisky Merchants, Andrew releases single cask whiskies under three labels: The Goldfinch, Kilnsman's Dram, and Paloma. All of the whiskies are beautiful both in flavour, and in presentation, with some stunning designs.