Price: $32 for 750ml
Distilled/Owned by: Irish Distillers (Midleton) / Penrod Ricard
Mashbill: Blend of grain, single malt, and single pot still
Aged For: NAS
Cask Type: Re-charred ex-bourbon barrels
Chill Filtered: Yes
Color Added: Yes
Color: Light amber
Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.
Nose: Vanilla, oak, caramel, dried fruit, and honey
Palate/Taste: Astringent oak, honey, a bit of fruit, barrel char, malted barley, and vanilla
Finish: Medium warmth and length, lots of vanilla and caramel.
Thoughts: The re-charred barrels give this a more bourbon like character which improves the flavor from the regular offering, a bit weak palate wise, but decent.
Score: 78 out of 100