Pearse Lyons Distillery - 5yo CS
- Publiceret: Torsdag, 5. Juli 2018 20:17
- Skrevet af MacNiels
Irske Pearse Lyons Distillery kommer nu med en 5 års cask strength aftapning.
Der kommer 1000 flasker af denne cask strengt aftapning, der kun kan købes i "The Loop" i Dublin lufthavn. Senere på året kommer der en 5 års aftapning på 46% hvor der så kommer 4000 flasker.
Pearse Lyons Distillery blev til i 2011 da Dr. Pearse Lyons, der var tilbage i Irland for at genopleve start i Irish brewing og distilling. Med sig havde han to small-batch copper pot stills fra Kentucky til Irland. I 2012 startede produktionen op midt i Dublin’s Whiskey distrikt.
Gearoid Cahill, Head Distiller hos Pearse Lyons Distillery siger: "The release of the Pearse 5-year-old Single-Malt Whiskey marks a significant milestone for us and is something we are incredibly excited about. This is a really special pure new whiskey stream which has not been altered, diluted or blended in any way. We would not be here today without the vision, passion and commitment of one man, the late Pearse Lyons, who personally sourced our magnificent signature pot stills, selected the bourbon barrels in which is it aged from his Town Branch Distillery in Kentucky and transported them to Ireland to begin this exciting journey. We know that he would be incredibly proud to see this product come to fruition."
Aftappet ved 59,3%
The release of Pearse 5-Year-Old Single Malt Irish Whiskey marks a historic milestone in the re-evolution of the Irish Whiskey distilling industry. It is the first five-year age statement Irish whiskey to appear from a new distillery in the whole of Ireland in more than 25 years. Presented in 4,000 individually numbered bottles, this limited release 5-Year-Old Single Malt was produced on two small-batch copper pot stills, and aged in bourbon casks.
On the nose this whiskey is light and malty with hints of fresh oak, zingy citrus, fleshy fruit, vanilla, clove spices, biscuit and candied fruit. The palate offers a delicate maltiness, a light pepperiness, hints of crisp green apple, citrus, candied fruit, toasted oak, vanilla, candied apple and a warming clove spice.
46% ABV - RRP €79.99