Locke's 8 Year Old Irish Whiskey

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alc./vol:
40%

Proof:
80°

Vintage:
Non-vintage

Aged:
8 years

Closure: Screw / Stelvin cap

Product of: Product of Ireland (Eire) Ireland (Eire)


A blend of malt and pot still whiskies but originally a pure pot still whiskey from the Locke’s Distillery in Kilbeggan, the oldest licensed distillery in the world. The first mature cask of the re-launched brand was tapped by the grand-daughter of the last John Locke on 17 July 1992.

Review and Tasting

Sampled on 17/02/2013

Appearance

Clear, pale golden amber.

Aroma

Surprisingly floral with daffodil with leathery barley.

Taste

Slightly sweet brioche and orchard fruits but with underlying drying toastyness and spice.

Aftertaste

Toasty cereal with buttery pastry and light cinnamon spice.

Further product information

Barcode UPC: 5 099357 000882 >

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