Distilled, Matured and Bottled in Bond by Irish Distillers Ltd
Redbreast 12 Year Old Single Pot Still Irish Whiskey Facts ...
- Ireland | Cork
- Brian Nation
- Midleton Distillery
- 1st Fill Sherry Butts - Oloroso Casks | 1st Fill Bourbon Barrels
12 Year Old Description ...
Re-Launched in 1991, Redbreast 12 Year old is tripled distilled using the finest distillates from Midleton Distillery and matured in hand selected Oloroso sherry casks. The Whiskey uses a selection of aged pot still whiskies with the youngest 12 years old. The Sherry Butts are carefully selected and repaired by 5th Generation Master Cooper 'Ger Buckley'. Each batch is carefully blended by Master Blender 'Billy Leighton', who is also responsible for managing the renowned Irish Distillers cask management programme.
Fairley's Tasting Note ...
The nose is nutty and spicy with fruit notes interwoven with toasted oak and rich sherry notes. The taste is full bodied with sweet spice, nut and citrus, complex with creamy fruit, sherry notes, toasted and finishing long with sherry spice, oily with mixed herbs.