West Cork Cask Strength is comprised of a grain (64%) and malt (34%) blend, the whiskey is recessed in bourbon casks for six months to marry together. The result is a high-proof whiskey with notes of dried fruits and orange peel. Bottled a whopping 62%.
West Cork Distillers was formed in 2003 by childhood friends John O'Connell, Ger McCarthy and Denis McCarthy. WCD currently operate out of a 12.5 acre site in Skibbereen in West Cork and export to over 70 countries.
- West Cork Distillers
- Alcohol Strength
- Blended Irish Whiskey
- No Age Statement
|Nose||Spiritous, orange peel, dried fruit, malt along with some milder sweet notes of vanilla and toffee.|
|Palate||A strong onset with sweet undertones of vanilla and honey. Some grassy smoky flavours give a great balance.|
|Finish||A medium finish with initial sweetness turning a little dry with oak and spice.|