Tullamore Dew 14 YO Four Cask Finish
Tullamore Dew 14 YO Four Cask Finish, 41,3 %
Irish whisky on the menu today then. Triple distilled and “Four Cask Finish”. The Tullamore Dew 14 YO Four Cask Finish was first aged for up to 14 years in ex-Bourbon barrels and then finished in 4 different cask types being old bourbon barrels, old ex-Oloroso Sherry Butts, ex-Port Pipes and ex-Madeira Drums for a minimum of 6 months.
The Tullamore Dew 14 YO Four Cask Finish is not mentioned at all on the official Tullamore Dew website, but you can find it available to buy in Norway at NOK 750 (6868001), and online in the UK at around GBP 52.
Nose: Fruity and malty. Quite a rich and complex nose. Apples, pineapple, lemon zest, vanilla, and malt. A touch of nuts and honey.
Taste: Light body and mouthfeel. Vanilla, apples and a touch of spices (white pepper, nutmeg, ginger).
Finish: Medium long finish. Honey, toasted oak, light caramel, apples, and nuts. Drying twoards the end.
Comments: A fine dram. Complex but not complicated.