No age statement
Category: Irish Pot still Whiskey
Product of: Ireland (Eire)
Billed as “the first ever single pot still Irish whiskey to be finished in Bordeaux wine casks”, this Green Spot expression was first matured in a mix of ex-oloroso sherry, new American and ex-bourbon casks before finishing in ex-Bordeaux wine casks from Château Léoville Barton for 12 to 24 months.
Sampled on 23/07/2015
Clear, golden amber.
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Closure: Natural cork stopper