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

Jameson Bow Street 18 Year Old Cask Strength Irish Whiskey
96 points
$220
Gold color. Aromas of buttered corn, dried herbs, and raisin bran with a lightly tannic, crisp, dryish medium body and a medium-length black tea and dark chocolate finish. A chewy whiskey to pair with cigars.
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 finish with accents of 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
Midleton Very Rare Irish Whiskey
93 points
$205
Gold color. Aromas and flavors of lacquer, orange blossom, rice candy, raisin, and baked apple with a silky, crisp, dry-yet-fruity light body and a smooth, amusing, relaxed finish that exhibits notes of melon, candied nuts, dark toast, and biscuit finish. A rock solid Irish whiskey with delicate nuance on the nose and silky sweetness on the palate.
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 full body and a warming, intricate, very long finish that presents notes of 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
Jameson Crested Irish Whiskey
92 points
$30
Golden amber color. Creamy, inviting aromas and flavors of rice flour cookies, cinnamon, dark chocolate, dried apricot, and hint of mint with a velvety, vibrant, dry-yet-fruity light-to-medium body and a smooth, subtle, long finish with accents of graham cracker, honey, and dried herbs finish. Big flavor and palate-pleasing balance will prime the lucky imbiber for another sip of this tasty Irish Whiskey.
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 finish with notes of 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.
Bogart’s Irish Whiskey
91 points
$39.99
Gold color. Aromas of rolled oats, melon, candied orange, banana, whipped cream, and cocoa butter with a satiny, vibrant, dry-yet-fruity light body and an even, interesting, medium-long honey, Nutella, white flowers, and graham cracker finish. A tasty and delicate Irish whiskey with a smooth and assuaging style.
91 points $39.99
Jameson Signature Irish Whiskey
91 points
$50
Gold color. Aromas and flavors of chocolate-covered malted milk balls, green apple, caramel-mocha latte, toast, and chai tea with a round, vibrant, fruity medium body and a tingling, refreshing, medium-long finish imparting elements of white pepper finish. A rich and complex Irish Blended Whiskey that will be delicious in cocktails or simply enjoyed neat; balanced and concentrated.