The Powers John’s lane distillery was renowned for its pot still Irish whiskeys, bursting with flavour and character and made famous by one of ireland most popular brands powers gold label. The whisky has been matured for at least 12 years, mainly in first fill American bourbon casks with a small contribution of distillate which has been matured in oloroso sherry butts. 46% ABV.
Nose: An abundance of earthy aromas, leather, tobacco with layers of charred wood, dark chocolate and treacle toffee.
Taste: Full bodied spice front followed by vanilla, honey and dried apricot.
Finish: Lingering honey sweetness on toasted oak.