Caol Ila

Caol Ila Single Malt Scotch WhiskyCaol Ila Scotch Whisky bottle
Caol Ila Scotch Whisky bottle


About Caol Ila

Founder: Hector Henderson
Year Founded: 1846
Distillery Location: Islay, Scotland

Visitor Center:

Caol Ila Distillery
Port Askaig
Isle of Islay
Tel: 011 44 1496 302760

Master Distiller / Blender: Billy Stitchell, Distillery Manager

Caol Ila Essential Facts

  • Caol Ila’s Distillery Manager Billy Stitchell is the fourth generation of his family to make the peaty whisky.
  • Caol Ila is an essential part of the Johnnie Walker Black blend.

How you should drink Caol Ila

  • Straight
  • On the rocks
  • With a bit of water
  • With club soda

Types of Caol Ila Available

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  1. Dennis Emerson says

    Get the 16 or 18 year old. Sip them with just a dab of spring water. IMO, if you put ice in your scotch you’re not ready for SMS.

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