No age statement
Category: Irish Blended Whiskey
Product of: Ireland (Eire)
Vintage Reserve is a blend designed to showcase the effects maturation using fortified wine casks other than sherry. Each vintage changes as different batches of Midleton’s oldest and rarest casks are blended to make each release. Read more
Sampled on 30/12/2010
(Bottle No. 010330) Clear, bright rose gold.
A fruity vanillin nose with earthy grape, liquorice, lavender, sweet Virginia tobacco, cherry (stones), gala melon, resin sap and salty leather aromas.
Huge rich fruity, salty-smoky, meaty, leathery palate with barley, grapy notes, vanillin, sweet crispy bacon and lavender favours.
Liquorice emerges on the long linseed influenced finish with a subtle smoked apple, cinnamon spice and crispy pie. Yummm.
Closure: Natural cork stopper