Redbreast Irish Whiskey 12 year old.
This pure pot still whiskey is matured for a minimum of 12 years in sherry casks and Bourbon barrels. Like all good pot still whiskeys, it is strongly flavoured and assertive,
Redbreast Irish Whiskey 12 year old Tasting notes.
Nose: Nutty oiliness. Nuts and sultanas in a fruit cake.
Palate: Tangerines, Brazil nuts, Toasted almonds. Sherry . Lots of flavours development.
Finish: Vanilla, spicily warming. Long.
Comment: Those oily cakey aromas still have me hankering for a weekend in Dublin. tea and cakes at the Shelbourne. then of to the Horseshoe Bar for the first whiskey of the evening.
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