Walsh Whiskey Distillerys 2016 Cask Strength The Irishman

Walsh Whiskey Distillery's 2016 Cask Strength The Irishman

Walsh Whiskey Distillery's 2016 Cask Strength The Irishman & Writers' Tears

Category - Spirits, Irish whiskey

Available - From this month

Location - World-wide

Price - EUR120 (US$130) per bottle

Irish whiskey distillery Walsh Whiskey has launched new cask strength 2016 vintages of its The Irishman and Writers' Tears brands.

Only 1,800 bottles of The Irishman and 2,640 bottles of Writers Tears' will be released worldwide. The Irishman is available in 11 countries and Writers' Tears in eight.

  • The Irishman Cask Strength 2016 - 54% abv

A vatting of single pot still & single malt, matured in first-fill Bourbon casks. Non chill-filtered, it was bottled in September and is presented in a wood cask.

  • Writers' Tears Cask Strength 2016 - 53% abv

A triple-distilled blend of aged single pot still and single malt whiskey. It is non chill-filtered and aged in Bourbon barrels. It was also bottled in September.

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