Tyrconnell Single Malt Irish Whiskey, comes from the Kilbeggan Distilling Company. This is the standard bottling which is aged for nearly 8 years but will typically have some older whiskey included in the vatting. Tyrconnell whiskey was inspired after a legendary racehorse won the iconic National Produce Stakes in 1876, against all odds.Tyrconnell Single Malt Irish Whiskey, is double distilled single malt made from 100% malted barley. On the nose you will get a wonderful fruity bouquet with a hint of vanilla pod . With the first sip you will be met with flavours of fresh fruit, ripe green apples with a finish of vanilla.
Connemara Peated Single Malt, is the definitive Irish heated whiskey. It was released at a point when there were no other heated whiskeys in Ireland and has filled that void for many years since.It is double-distilled approx 5 years old, aged in ex-bourbon casks, it has a gorgeous peat smoke texture, with citrus fruits, toasted wood, and vanilla sweetness. It is a smooth, well balanced, and flavoursome whiskey, and a great crossover for Peated Scotch Drinkers, to try some Irish Whiskey.
Lockes 8 Year Old Single Malt Irish Whiskey, comes from the finest whiskeys in the Cooley Distillery. It is a double distilled Single Malt using pot stills. It ages between 8-10 years old. 10% of the barley used is peated malt, which gives the whiskey an underlining smoky, peaty flavour. It was first released in the year 2000 and has been successful ever since winning a gold medal and best in class at the 2009 International Wine and Spirits Award.On the nose Lockes 8 year old Single Malt, has some unusually aromas, beginning with toasted oak, freshly squeezed orange juice and a the wood shavings off a freshly sharped pencil. As for the palate the whiskeys is smooth and woody with quite a few oaky flavours mixed in. The overall mouth feel is that of chewing tobacco, vanilla, oak and citrus fruit.
Bushmills 10 year old Single Malt, is the first in Bushmills' Triple Distilled Age statement Single Malts, and has been the flagship Single Malt since it's launch. It is predominantly matured in ex-bourbon casks for a minimum of 10 years, with a small amount of ex-sherry casks used to give an added layer of depth.The nose has a mix of barley, honey, vanilla, and soft chocolate aromas, it's quite fresh and inviting. The palate has a mix of ripe fruit, barley & heather from the spirit are evident, along with notes of honey & vanilla sweetness. A must have entry level Single Malt for all whiskey lovers.
The Irishman Single Malt Irish Whiskey, is a Single Malt matured in both ex-bourbon and ex-sherry casks. These casks have then been perfectly selected by Bernard Walsh from the Walsh Whiskey Distillery in Carlow.On the nose The Irishman Single Malt Irish Whiskey, has a soft, sweet aroma with hints of roasted almonds. On the palate there is a distinctive dark chocolate taste and a finish of black pepper. Very interesting.
Knappogue Castle 12 year old Single Malt, an Independently bottled triple-distilled Irish Single Malt. The Knappogue Castle brand originated in 1966 when an American, Mark Andrews Sir, purchased the Knappogue Castle, outside Ennis in Co.Clare, and while renovating the Castle he began purchasing casks of Whiskey from closed down distilleries in Ireland. He let these casks mature and began bottling them in the late 1980's, most famously as Knappogue Castle 1951.Knappogue Castle 12 year old Single Malt is exclusively matured in ex-bourbon casks for the full 12 years and bottled at 40%abv. It is an incredibly smooth whiskey with a refreshing array of malt spice and citrus fruits. On the nose there are clear notes of malted grains, barley, and white pepper spice. The palate is an infusion of those cereal notes intertwined, with fresh apple and citrus peel. The finish is touch richer with warming spice.
Writers Tears Red Head Single Malt Irish Whiskey, is a Single Malt matured in Oloroso Sherry casks, which have been perfectly selected by Bernard Walsh of the Walsh Whiskey Distillery in Carlow. It is bottled at 46% ABV and is non-chill filtered. On the nose Writers Tears Red Head Single Malt, has an aroma for fresh fruit, melons and ripe apples with undertones of figs and grapefruit with comes from the sherry butts. As for the palate Writers Tears is refreshing with a mixture of tropical fruits and ginger spice. The finish is that of a strong sherry flavour with raisins, sultanas and figs. A wonderful, smooth whiskey to be enjoyed at any occasion.
Irish American, is a double distilled Single Malt Irish Whiskey, matured for 10 years in first fill ex-bourbon barrels. The whiskey is produced for the Irish American Trading Company. It is a rich full bodied whiskey with a floral underbelly with hints of cinnamon spice.
Teeling Single Malt Irish Whiskey, is a Non-Age statement Irish Whiskey, matured in 5 different Wine casks. They take a selection of ex-bourbon matured whiskeys of different ages and spread them between 5 ex-wine casks, Port, Sherry, Madeira, White Burgundy, & Cabernet Sauvignon, creating a complex full-flavoured Single Malt.Bottled at 46% and non-chill filtered, Teeling have done everything they can to leave as much flavour in this liquid as possible. On the nose there are distinct floral notes intertwined with soft fruits, citrus and clear european oak spice, The palate is quite subtle with no distinct fruit character standing out from the maturation, rather just delicate and smooth fruits. This is a great value for money Single Malt.
Tullamore DEW 10 Year Old Single Malt, is a Double-Distilled SIngle Malt which has undergone a Four Cask Finish. Initially matured in ex-bourbon casks, it is then finished in a selection of ex-bourbon, Oloroso Sherry, Port, and Madeira barrels. Now discontinued from their core range, as they are sticking to all Triple-Distilled releases from now on.The nose of this whiskey has clear tropical fruits tones, inter-twined with toasted oak and Malted barley spice. The palate has incredible depth of flavour for a 10 year old. There are notes of tropical fruits, apricot, mango and juicy pineapple, followed by distinct European oak influence, oak spice and vanilla.
West Cork 12 Year Old Rum Cask, is a product of the West Cork Distillery in Skibbereen. It is a 12 year old whiskey that has been matured in ex-bourbon barrels and finished of in ex-rum casks from the West Indies.On the nose West Cork 12 Year Old Rum Cask, is light and fresh with lovely aromas of honey, lemon, pineapple and toasted oak, almost like a tropical fruit juice or a fruit cocktail. As for the palate it is soft and delicate with flavours of orchard fruit, honey and grapes. It tastes like a sun holiday lying on a beach.
West Cork 12 Year Old Sherry Cask, is a product of the West Cork Distillery in Skibbereen. It is one of a trio of 12 year old whiskeys to be released by West Cork Distillers in 2016. This particular expression has been finished off in Sherry casks, which in itself released flavours of sweet berries and chocolate.The nose of the West Cork 12 Year Old Sherry Cask, is that of vanilla pod, rhubarb tart and orange peel aromas that all settle together. The palate is that of a typical sherry finished whiskeys with flavours of raisins and dates with hints of nutty notes on the back of your mouth. The finish is somewhat strange with thick blackcurrant flavour. Lovely way to finish a whiskey.
West Cork 12 Year Old Port Cask, is a product of West Cork Distillery in Skibbereen. This whiskey has been matured in a ex-bourbon barrel and finished off in a port pipes. One of the trio from the 12 year old range coming out of the West Cork Distillery.On the nose the West Cork 12 Year Old Port Cask has amazing aromas of tropical fruits, such as red berries, vanilla, fruit cake and lovely strawberry aromas. The palate is soft and creamy with flavours of strawberry shortcake and caramel. The finish is that of juicy berries that explode al over your tastebuds. Absolutely lovely.
Hyde 1922, is a Single Malt Irish Whiskey produced for the Hibernia Distillers in the South of Ireland. The Hyde range is named after Douglas Hyde, the first President of Ireland. The year on the bottle,1922, is when Douglas Hyde became president of the new Irish Republic. It is a 6 year old single malt that has been matured in ex-bourbon barrels and finished off in ex-rum barrels.On the nose of the Hyde 1922, there are rich tropical fruit aromas, such as passion fruit, vanilla, toffee and butterscotch. There are also hints od ginger and baking spices. The palate is that of sweet rum flavours with undertones of apple, mango and orange flavours, that the rum barrels have really helped come to the forefront. The finish is that of rich spice with creamy, buttery vanilla flavours.
Tipperary Watershed Single Malt Irish Whiskey, has been chosen from only six first-fill bourbon casks for each batch and has been carefully selected by Tipperary's Boutique Malt Master, Stuart Nickerson. It is cut at 47% ABV and every bottle is numbered individually.From the first smell you begin to realise that Tipperary Watershed Single Malt Irish Whiskey, is a layered whiskey with plenty of interesting aromas. Fresh oak with fruity tones of lemon, melon and mint come to mind. The palate itself is softer than expected. Nice vanilla and apple sauce flavours combined with oak and cinnamon notes.
The Whistler 10 Year Old Single Malt, is a product of the Boann Distillery in Co.Meath. It has been matured in ex-bourbon barrels and finished off in oloroso Sherry casks. This whiskey was released in 2016 and has quickly become a favourite. On the nose the Whistler 10 Year Old Single Malt, has aromas of your mothers fruit cake at Christmas time, with hints of orange peel, vanilla pod and sultanas. The palate is smooth with flavours of salted caramel, roast chicken, sultanas and apricots. A all round lovely whiskey.
Knappogue Castle 14 year old Single Malt, is a triple distilled Single Malt Irish Whiskey. Named "Twin Wood" as it has been matured in both ex-bourbon and ex-sherry casks. It is a non-chill filtered whiskey with an ABV of 46%. On the nose the Knappogue Castle 14 year old, has aromas of an orchard with fresh apples and fruit. This is in harmony with more sherry aromas, such as plums,dates and apricots. There are also undertones of vanilla, butterscoth and carmel, which all work together. On the palate there is a strong flavour of apple zest, with hints of vanilla and plums with a gressy barley finish.
The Irishman 12 Year Old Single Malt Irish Whiskey, is a limited run with only 6000 bottles being produced each year. It is a triple distilled whiskey matured in first-fill ex-bourbon barrels. These barrels are carefully selected by Bernard Walsh from the Walsh Whiskey Distillery in Carlow. On the nose The Irishman 12 Year Old Single Malt, has a sweet caramel and toffee smell, its clear from the first smell that the barrel used is that of bourbon. There are also undermines of wood and fresh cut grass during the summer time. As for the palate there is a distinct taste of charred oak and black peppercorn with hints of fresh apples and pears. The taste lingers on until the last drop.
Hyde 10 year old, is a Single Malt Irish Whiskey produced for the Hibernia Distillers in West Cork Ireland. It is a triple distted 10 year old that has been matured in ex-bourbon barrels and finished of in ex-rum barrels, bottled at 46% ABV.The nose of the Hyde 10 year old, is that of fresh baked bread, candy, orange zest and pepper aromas. There is also an undertone of cinnamon and cloves. The palate is that of spiced rum with some fennel, coriander and cedar flavours. There are also tropical fruit flavours, such as vanilla, honey and mango. The finish is that of malty notes with some black pepper to finish.
Tipperary The Rising Single Malt, is an 11 year old Irish Whiskey that has been bottled by the Tipperary Boutique Distillery. It is a double distilled whiskey that has an ABV of 47%. This is a small batch production, coming from just 6 barrels, matured in ex-bourbon barrels.On the nose the Tipperary The Rising Single Malt, has aromas of pineapples, apricots and a fresh banana split. There are undertones of vanilla pod and a slight musk at the end. The palate itself is quite powerful with warm flavours of tropical fruit, spice and a lovely tinge of toasted oak which all come together to make a fine whiskey.
Tipperary Knockmealdowns Single Malt Irish Whiskey, is the first of the Limited Edition Mountain Range from the Tipperary Boutique Selection. It is created from only 6 ex-bourbon barrels, matured in Ireland for 10 years. On the nose of the Tipperary Knockmealdowns Single Malt Irish Whiskey, you will be hit with plenty of citrus notes, with hints of toasted oak. On the palate the taste of honey and vanilla come to the forefront of your mind while there is also tones of citus, orange and lemon peel.
Tyrconnell 10 year old Sherry Single Malt, comes from the Kilbeggan Distilling Company. It is the well deserved winner at the 2010 World Whiskey Awards and then again in 2012. It is made up of 100% malted barley, matured in american bourbon barrels and finished in Sherry Casks for 18 months.On the nose, the Tyrconnell 10 year Sherry Single Malt has rich sherry characters with hints of leather and tobacco. From the first taste you get exotic spices, walnuts and raisins, with a touch of earthy, toasty notes on the finish. A warm, earthy whiskey which keeps with the style of the Kilbeggan Distilling Company.
Tyrconnell 10 year old Madeira Single Malt Irish Whiskey, comes from the Kilbeggan Distilling Company. When this whiskey first came out Jim Murray rated it the as the finest madeira whiskey he ever tasted,saying it was a delight on the palate giving it 95 points. It is made up of 100% malted barley, matured in american bourbon barrels and finished off in Madeira Casks for 3 months.On the nose the Tyrconnell 10 year old Madeira Single Malt delivers a soft, sweet, smooth caramel aroma with hints of dried fruit and toasted nuts. The palate itself has plenty of soft malty tones with a touch of spice and nuttiness. The fruity flavours from the madeira casks persist all the way to the finish.
Tyrconnell 10 year Port Single Malt, comes from the Kilbeggan Distilling Company. It is a double distilled whiskey made from 100% malted barley, matured in american bourbon barrels and finished off in Port Casks for at least 3 months.The initial aromas are of sweet fruit and chocolately aromas, with hints of roasted nuts. The taste comes through in the shape of caramel, toffee notes with some sweet fruity flavours on the finish. All in all quite light and smooth.
Glendalough 13 year old Single Malt is an Independent bottling produced by the Glendalough Distillery based in Wicklow. It is a 13 year old double distilled Single Malt matured exclusively in first-fill ex-bourbon casks.The palate has an explosion of flavour, lots of citrus fruits, apricot and wood spice. There is a distinctive honeyed sweetness from the bourbon casks, clove spice, and malt spices. Definitely a full-flavoured robust whiskey. Great addition to their range.
Hyde 10 Year Old, a Single Malt Irish Whiskey produced for the Hibernia Distillers in West Cork, Ireland.The hyde 10 year old "No.1 Presidents Cask" is a limited edition single malt of just 5,000 bottles, and bottled in honor of Douglas Hyde, President of Ireland between 1938-1945. The whiskey was initially matured in ex-bourbon barrels and than finished of in first fill oloroso sherry casks, bottled at 46% ABV.On the nose the Hyde 10 Year Old, has quite a sherried aroma, with some plum sugar, apricot, peaches and fig aromas. There are also a sense of honey and custard creams. The palate is that of caramel, honey and stewed fruit flavours. There are also some vanilla, toffee and digestive biscuit flavour. The finish is that of pepper and toffee.