Green Spot Single Pot Still Irish Whiskey
Nose: Fresh aromatic oils and spices with orchard fruits and barley on a background of toasted wood. Taste: Full spicy body. A hint of cloves along with the fruity sweetness of green apples, rounded off with toasted oak. Finish: Lingering flavors of spices and barley.
Bib & Tucker Small Batch Bourbon Whiskey 6 year oldAroma: Bib & Tucker leads with a strong vanilla scent along with fresh-cut sweet grass, wet stone and old leather-bound books. Taste: With a smooth entry, the bourbon is nicely balanced with a hint of sweetness. It fulfills the promise of its nose before evolving into a warm, lightly crisp, spicy sensation. Finish: Bib & Tucker lingers in the mouth with a complex, yet balanced chestnutty taste.
Deanston Distillery Bourbon Finish Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky 18 year oldNose: Quite aromatic, with balanced American oak notes. Floral, malty, grassy, vanilla and honey with hints of tobacco and nutmeg. Palate: Sweet and spicy, citrus, barley sugar, gingerbread, Manuka honey and white pepper flavours. Finish: Dry and spicy with a warming gingery honeyed tail.
Michter's US*1 Limited Release Barrel Strength Kentucky Straight Rye WhiskeyButterscotch and cinnamon with a hint of cherries on the nose; warming, rich, toasty vanilla and caramel up front with a dry oaky spice on the finish.
Aberlour Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky 16 year oldWith the depth and complexity that comes from being matured for 16 years in a combination of first fill oak Bourbon casks and the finest Sherry butts, this expression's warm fruity notes are enriched by an engagingly spicy sweetness. Color: A warm, golden amber. Nose: Creamy with sweet raisin aromas and a spicy nuttiness. Palate: A smooth blend of floral and spicy flavours, paired with a sweet plum fruitiness and gentle oakiness. Finish: Gloriously long, with a warm, honeyed spiciness.
Glenmorangie SignetAroma: A strong Aruba espresso fused with a treacly plum pudding, rich with sherry, and candied orange peel. Taste: A contrast of rich sweetness with an explosive crackle of sizzling spices and bitter mocha. Finish: A fresh spring-like breeze of mint with a bright citrus lemony-green quality.
Shinshu Mars Iwai Japanese WhiskySweet with fruit flavors like pear, quince and hints of red fruits and vanilla. Kiichiro Iwai, the name sake for this Mars Whisky, was a silent pioneer of Japan whisky. This whisky is inspired by great whiskies of America. A majority of corn balanced with light malt aged in ex bourbon barrels. Ideal for daily sipping, in a mint julep or an old fashioned.
Jameson Caskmates Stout Edition Irish Whiskey 1LNose: The initial aroma of freshly mown Hay is complimented by a crisp Orchard Fruit character, Green Apples and Pears along with a twist of Lime Zest. Mild Pot Still Spices appear, deepening from Green Tea to Hazel Nut and Milk Chocolate. The lingering Hop influence combines effortlessly with Toasted Oak and Barley Grains to form a solid base. Taste: As expected, there is the initial sweet mouth coating typical of the Irish Pot Still Whiskey inclusion. Then the effect of the Beer Cask finish becomes apparent with the subtle touch of Hops and Cocoa Beans. Some Marzipan and Charred Oak add to the complexity. Finish: Long and sweet with Milk Chocolate and Butterscotch