One Place - One Farm - One Spirit - an Irish Single Malt Whisky where the whole process from the selection of the barley to the bottling of the spirit is followed and logged.
This expression is made from barley grown on Ballykilcavan Farm, harvested on 17 August 2015. The spirit was distilled in 2016, matured in a combination of American and European Oak casks for 3 years, 11 months and 18 days and bottled in July 2020.
This is one of 9,000 bottles, bottled at 50% alc/vol with no additions and unchillfiltered
HEAD DISTILLER'S OBSERVATIONS:
Appearance: Yellow gold with heavy oils.
Nose: Red grapes, tilled earth, dried fruit, barn yard, cooking apples simmering in the pot, petrichor, that aroma of a forest after the first rain for days.
Taste: Oily mouthfeel, white pepper, apricots, spices, toffee, maltiness, wood shavings.
Finish: Dry, oily, spice, chocolate, malt that lasts.