Tasting Notes: Tullamore DEW – XO Rum Cask Finish

  In their quest for further flavour profiles and experimentation, Tullamore D.E.W. have released their XO Rum Cask Finish triple distilled whiskey. The final product contains a blend of pot still, malt and grain Irish whiskeys, all of which have initially been matured in a combination of ex-Irish, bourbon and sherry casks, before being finished … Continue reading Tasting Notes: Tullamore DEW – XO Rum Cask Finish

Tasting Notes: Tullamore DEW – 14 Years Old

  Apparently, this Tullamore D.E.W. has seldom been seen on British shores and has often been sold by the Irish whiskey-makers within the travel retail and foreign exclusive markets. Sampled here as part of a Tweet Tasting however, this 14 year old whiskey, takes the classic combination of Tullamore D.E.W. by blending their signature concoction … Continue reading Tasting Notes: Tullamore DEW – 14 Years Old

Tasting Notes: Auchentoshan – 12 Years Old

Based just outside of Glasgow city centre, Auchentoshan (pronounced 'ock-un-tosh-un') prides itself on the purity created via its triple distillation. This process and the local water source result in Auchentoshan producing relatively delicate whiskies, distinctive of the lowland regions also antiqautedly referred to as "ladies' drams". It is the flavours from this process and their … Continue reading Tasting Notes: Auchentoshan – 12 Years Old