Teeling Single Malt

Teeling Single Malt

Price: $50 for 750ml

Distilled/Owned by: Cooley / Teeling

Region: Ireland

46% ABV

Mashbill: 100% malted barley

Aged For: NAS

Cask Type: Ex-bourbon, finished in sherry, port, madeira, white burgundy, and cabernet sauvignon casks

Chill Filtered: No

Color Added: No

 


 

Color: Pale gold

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.

Nose: Pears, white wine, malt, honey. Very airy and light.

Mouthfeel: Light bodied

Palate/Taste: Grapes and cinnamon, wet oak, and sugary barley, floral

Finish: Gentle warmth and medium length, fruity, gentle oak with bits of caramel

Thoughts: Light and fruity would be the words that come to mind, a step up above Jameson and the like, but I actually preferred the single grain Teeling a touch more.

Score: 77 out of 100

 

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