Bottler: Mitchell & Son
Bottled: ca. 2015
Age: 12 years
Casks: Bourbon Barrels, Sherry Butts & Malaga Casks
unchillfiltered and uncoloured
We’ve had a few Scottish and a German Whisky so far – how about an Irish whiskey next?
The nose opens with notes of ethanol, cookies and citrus fruits – freshly cut lemons, limes and green clementines. Some essential lemon oil too? Green apples, pears and pineapples provide an additional fruity-acidic note. After a while the citrus notes transform into oranges, the apples turn red, a dash of honey appears along with a trace of cinnamon and there’s a hint of vanilla and a faint trace of fragrant oak. On to the palate! Continue reading “24 drams till Christmas 2016 #8: Yellow Spot 12 yo Single Potstill Irish Whiskey”