About Irish Blended Whiskey

Serve in a Scotch Whisky Glass
Blended Irish Whiskey is a blend of malt and grain whiskies made with column stills.
Top Picks for Irish Blended Whiskey
220891
Jameson
Signature Irish Whiskey
Gold color. Aromas of marzipan, Spanish moss, honey covered wheat biscuit, and sweet peach and tallow with a round, vibrant, fruity sweet medium-to-full body and a complex, medium-long muesli with figs and dates, dried sage, pink peppercorn, and toasted almond cookie finish. A lengthy whiskey with great weight and viscosity; a stupendous sipper.
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab
216127
Barr an Uisce
"Wicklow" Rare Blended Irish Whiskey
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
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab
220897
Jameson
18 Year Old Irish Whiskey
Bright gold color. Aromas of nut brittle, fresh baked multigrain bread, and cordial cherry with a slightly chewy, dryish full body and a warming, complex, long cinnamon, spice cake, honey covered pumpkin loaf, and menthol mint finish. A rich and complex Irish whiskey that offers generous cinnamon spice character and toasty flavors; sophisticated.
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab
220901
Midleton
Very Rare Irish Whiskey
Bright golden amber color. Aromas of honey, blackberry pie, dill and charred corn, and cherry scented candle with a round, vibrant, fruity medium body and a peppery, interesting, medium-length rice cake, wheat biscuit, dried fruits, and sandalwood finish. A fruit-forward Irish whiskey for all occasions.
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab
220889
Jameson
Blended Irish Whiskey
Bright gold color. Aromas of green apple, water cracker, and orange flower with a bright, dryish light body and a tingling, medium-length almond oil, nori, and toffee finish. A shooting or mixing whiskey with a pleasing saline finish.
90 points $20 Best Buy
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab
220894
Jameson
Round Irish Whiskey
Gold color. Green aromas of shredded wheat, toasted coconut, and vanilla almond milk with a round, crisp, dryish medium body and an interesting, medium-length brioche crouton, orange marmalade, and bay leaf finish. Toasty grain flavor up front leads to a crispy and satisfying finish in this lengthy whiskey.
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab
210709
Powers
Gold Label Blended Irish Whiskey
Bright gold color. Delicate, fruity, attractive aromas of pineapple upside down cake, creme brulee, toffee, and cedar with a velvety, vibrant, dry-yet-fruity light-to-medium body and a peppery, distinctive, long honey toasted nuts and cereal, baking spices, dried fruits, and leather finish. A great Irish whisky with wonderful layers of spice, fruit, and grain.
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab
220892
Jameson
Crested Irish Whiskey
Gold color. Sweet aromas of Belgian waffle, golden raisin, apricot and tonka, and golden apple with a round, vibrant, fruity medium body and a stimulating, medium-length jasmine and honey, fried sage, twice baked potato, and chive and candied ginger finish. A breakfast buffet of an Irish whiskey; satisfying and sippable.
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab
220898
Jameson
Cooper's Croze Irish Whiskey
Light gold color. Sweet aromas and flavors of honey and vanilla nougat, shortbread thumbprint cookies with jam, wonderbread and rice candy, and sweet corn and candle wax with a glycerous, vibrant, dry-yet-fruity light-to-medium body and a peppery, captivating, breezy clove, allspice, and toasted hazelnut finish. An expressive Irish blended whiskey with ample barrel influence.
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab
216191
West Cork
Black Reserve Limited Release Irish Whiskey
Bright golden amber gold color. Buttery aromas and flavors of honeyed grain, honeycomb, chocolate creme brulee, and hint of pencil eraser with a silky, tangy, fruity medium-to-full body and a tingling, delightful, medium-length dried apricot, granola in cream, and spiced praline finish. A vibrantly delicious blended Irish whiskey.
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab