This Single Pot Still Irish Whiskey has been matured in a combination of ex-Oloroso sherry and ex-Bourbon barrels, before being transferred to chestnut casks sourced from the Isére region in France. One of the firsts, the French chestnut casks impart a distinctive sweetness. 46% ABV.
Tasting notes by Master Blender, Billy Leighton:
- Nose: Red Liquorice laces, Fresh Rosemary mint and grated root ginger
- Taste: Sweet fruit and spice, cinnamon toast and ripe banana
- Finish: Aromatic green tea, dissipating fruit and spice and rich wood farewell