This 5 Year old Double Wood is a premium blend of single malt and single grain whiskeys with the contemporary twist of virgin oak cask aging.
Matured for a minimum of 4 years in the finest first fill bourbon casks followed by a further 1 year in virgin oak casks. Hinch 5 year old double wood is golden brown in appearance with distinct and intense citrus fruit on the nose, big spice and mocha notes on the palate are matched with a balanced fruit undercurrent. Bold, innovative, contemporary Irish Whiskey. ABV 43%
Nose: the nose is sweet and creamy with a touch of intense citrus fruit, adding a burst of freshness to the aroma. Notes of zesty lemon peel are complemented by rich vanilla cream, subtle hints of tobacco and a light woody undertone.
Palate: on the palate, the whiskey is smooth and creamy with big spice and mocha notes, the creamy vanilla flavours are enhanced by warm cinnamon and oak spice, which add a pleasant depth and complexity, the mocha notes come through, providing a subtle bitterness that balances the sweetness of the fruit flavours.
Finish: The finish is long and satisfying, with honeyed fresh fruit flavours dominating the palate. The taste of fresh melon and milk chocolate digestives come through, followed by a subtle lingering spice that adds a gentle warmth to the aftertaste.