About Irish Blended Whiskey

About Irish Blended Whiskey
Blended Irish Whiskey is a blend of malt and grain whiskies made with column stills.

Top Picks for Irish Blended Whiskey

Midleton Very Rare 2017 Irish Whiskey
94 points
$155
Golden amber color. Attractive aromas and flavors of caramelized sweet agave, warm straw, sticky toffee pudding with raisins, charcoal, cherry cobbler with caramel, and ripe cantaloupe with a round, vibrant, dry-yet-fruity medium-to-full body and a warming, complex, long chicory smoke, dry rub, dried apricot, gingerbread cookies, orange confection, and white pepper finish. A lengthy and complex Irish blended whiskey worthy of a neat pour.
Awards: 2018 Best Irish Blended Whiskey
Jameson Bow Street 18 Year Old Cask Strength Irish Whiskey
93 points
$210
Golden amber color. Attractive, baked aromas of fresh cinnamon roll, bear claw pastry, raisin bran, hazelnut latte, and cedar smoke with a round, lively, fruity medium-to-full body and a warming, interesting, long flourless chocolate cake, freshly roasted espresso beans, and butter roasted almonds finish. Toasty bakeshop aromas, great power, and gratifying tannins make for a memorable dram.
Barr an Uisce "Wicklow" Rare Blended Irish Whiskey
93 points
$49.99
Bright gold color. Aromas and flavors of mocha, warm chocolate cereal, maple nut fudge, and green tobacco leaf with a satiny, bright, dry-yet-fruity body and a warming, intricate, very long caramelized almonds and pecans, chocolate drizzled fruits, sweet spices, and cedar and minerals finish. A superbly flavorful and nuanced Irish blended whiskey for all applications.
93 points $49.99
Kirkland Signature Blended Irish Whiskey
92 points
$27.99
Gold color. Aromas of rice cakes, Thai hot chile sauce, nougat, and sugared banana with a satiny, dry-yet-fruity full body and a smooth, interesting, medium-length fudge brownies, creme, buttery caramel, and apple pie finish. A rock solid blended Irish Whiskey with a cookies and cream-like appeal.
92 points $27.99
The Dublin Liberties Oak Devil Irish Blended Whiskey
92 points
$35
Brilliant gold color. Attractive aromas and flavors of almond brittle, Botan rice candy, cola, carob, freshly made kasha with brown sugar, and sweet corn with a glycerous, vibrant, fruity medium body and a peppery, interesting, long caramel-coated peanuts, toffee with sea salt, vanilla frozen custard, and grilled pineapple on toasty biscuit finish. A very tasty Irish Blended Whisky that overperforms for its category; rich, lengthy, and worthy of a Glencairn.
The Dubliner Master Distillers Reserve Irish Whiskey
92 points
$35
Gold color. Aromas of sprouted grains, rubber, sandalwood, dried basil, and animal crackers with a velvety, bright, dryish light body and a peppery, buoyant candied hazelnuts, toffee, marmalade, and gingerbread finish. A very enjoyable dram and excellent example of the Irish whiskey category.
Powers Gold Label Blended Irish Whiskey
91 points
$20
Slivery straw color. Vaporous aromas of banana bread, leather, and orange-vanilla cream with a round, crisp, fruity medium body and a hot, brisk yogurt coated roasted cashew, cereal milk, and tobacco finish. A velvety Irish Blended whiskey with loads of appeal.
Jameson 18 Year Old Irish Whiskey
91 points
$175
Gold color. Attractive aromas of cloves, well browned mixed berry pie, green tobacco leaf, plantains, corn cake, and brown sugar with a round, fruity medium body and a peppery, subtle, very long green tea with mint, coconut cream, chocolate covered malted milk candies, cinnamon, and galangal finish. A spicy, stately Irish Blended Whiskey that over delivers for its category.
Jameson Blended Irish Whiskey
90 points
$20
Best Buy
Gold color. Malty aromas and flavors of vanilla taffy, orange oil, peanut brittle, honey and ripe banana on whole wheat bread, and Ovaltine with a silky, crisp, dryish light body and a smooth, breezy lavender tea finish. A buttery Irish whiskey that goes down ulta-smooth.
90 points $20 Best Buy
The Dubliner Bourbon Cask Aged Irish Whiskey
90 points
$25
Light gold color. Sweet aromas of sweet apple filling, puff pastry, graham cracker, and sweet whipped cream with a satiny, vibrant, fruity light body and a smooth, medium-length rice flour cookies, lemon meringue, tea with cream and sugar, orange flower honey, and heather finish. A gentle and assuaging Irish whiskey.