Garden County Distillery, based in Rathnew, Co. Wicklow, have announced the release of an exclusive Single Cask release with online retailer Irishmalts.com. This Single Grain Single Cask is the eldest whiskey released from the new distillery to date.
This 7 Year Old Single Cask Single Grain, was first distilled in 2015 and initially matured in two ex-bourbon barrels, before being finished in a oloroso sherry butt for a period of two and a half years delivering a long healthy sherry finish to this whiskey.
Priced at €70 a bottle (700mL) this whiskey is exclusively available in Ireland from Irishmalts.com and is bottled at 51.3% ABV, with 400 bottles being available to the Irish market.
The bottle features the first look at the new premium packaging for the Garden County premium selection of single casks and rare whiskeys. These new bottom positioned labels are complemented by the beautiful and clean vertical lines on the bottle. This bottle design will complement the Garden County core range.
The whiskey is available now from Irishmalts.
Official Garden County Tasting Notes:
Nose: Bright with notes of honey, golden raisin, white fruits and lightly floral.
Palate: Creamy mouthfeel, white melon, honey, golden raisin and hints of vanilla and puff pastry.
Finish: Sweet with mild warm spice and black pepper.