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METHOD AND MADNESS

METHOD AND MADNESS
Single Grain Irish Whiskey

Category: Irish Single Grain Whiskey

Date Tasted:
Country: Ireland
Alcohol: 46%
88 Points
Silver Medal
Highly Recommended
$60

METHOD AND MADNESS
Single Grain Irish Whiskey

Category: Irish Single Grain Whiskey

Date Tasted:
Country: Ireland
Alcohol: 46%
Golden amber color. Aromas and flavors of raisins, allspice, molasses, milk toast, Gardetto’s snack mix, and epoxy with a satiny, crisp, fruity light-to-medium body and a warming, nuanced, medium-long finish that exhibits suggestions of roasted hazelnuts, berry preserves, and cinnamon smoke. A complex and very interesting spirit with dark notes of raisins and molasses.

Tasting Info

Spirits Glass Style: Complex & Rich
Aroma Aroma: raisins, allspice, molasses, milk toast, gardetto's mix, and epoxy
Taste Flavor: Same as aromas with suggestions of roasted hazelnuts, berry preserves, and cinnamon smoke
Smoothness Smoothness: Warming
Enjoy Enjoy: neat, on the rocks and in cocktails
Cocktail Cocktails: Irish Coffee, Hot Toddy, Whiskey Smash
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A complex and very interesting spirit with dark notes of raisins and molasses.

The Producer or Importer

Pernod Ricard USA

The Producer or  Importer
250 Park Avenue, 17th Floor
New York, NY 10177
USA
1 914-848-4800

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Serve in a Glencairn Scotch Whisky Glass
Single grain Irish whiskeys, like their Scottish grain whisky cousins, are whiskies that are only made with corn or other non-barley grains. They are usually triple distilled through either column or pot stills or both.

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