Skellig Triple cask single pot still Irish whiskey is a limited release and is the first expression in the Six18 step collection. It celebrates the most unique style of traditional Irish Whiskey – single pot still. The use of both malted and unmalted barley in the mash bill combined with triple distillation in copper pot stills gives this whiskey the enduring silkiness for which the Single pot still style has become globally renowned.
This limited release Irish Whiskey is matured in ex-bourbon barrels before being finished in Pedro Ximenez Sherry casks in homage to the centuries of maritime trade between the Skellig Coast and European parts, which often saw boasts passed the Skellig Rocks carrying sherry from the bodegas of Jerez. Some of this whiskey was also briefly finished in a former Peated cask to give it a mos slightest hint of Peat to reflect the geography and aromas of the Skellig Coasts, with its hectares of raised Atlantic peatlands. 43% ABV.