Water is very important in whisky making, so the water can have a big impact on the taste of the whisky. It took the founder of Kavalan Distillery a very long time to find the right place with the right water supply. Ilan became his destination. There is enough cold spring water that flows through the Snow Mountain. Awards: - Distillery of the Year - International Spirits Competition 2021 - Distillery Visitor Centre Trophy - International Spirits Competition 2021 - Worldwide Whiskey Trophy - International Wine & Spirits Competition 2021 - GOLD International Spirits Competition 2021 - DOUBLE GOLD San Francisco World Spirits Competition 2021 - GOLD International Wine & Spirit Competition 2019 - GOLD San Francisco World Spirits Competition 2020 - GOLD Tokyo Whisky & Spirits Competition 2020 Tasting notes:Colour: Amber with red accents. Nose: Tropical fruit, coconut, hints of honey and vanilla, sweetish notes. Taste: Sweet, soft, complex, voluminous. Finish: Pleasant, long lasting.