Full Review

The Pogues

The Pogues
Irish Whiskey

Category: Irish Blended Whiskey

Date Tasted:
Country: Ireland
Alcohol: 40%
86 Points
Silver Medal
Highly Recommended
$39.99

The Pogues
Irish Whiskey

Category: Irish Blended Whiskey

Date Tasted:
Country: Ireland
Alcohol: 40%
Brilliant golden amber color. Grainy aromas and flavors of honeyed grain, raisin bread dough, carob nut bar, and waxy pear with a silky, bright, dry-yet-fruity medium body and a warming, appealing, breezy honey roasted chestnuts, caramel cream, minerals, and pepper finish. A nice snappy Irish blend that is sure to please.

Tasting Info

Spirits Glass Style: Fruity, Spicy & Mild
Aroma Aroma: honeyed grain, raisin bread dough, carob nut bar, and waxy pear
Taste Flavor: honey roasted chestnuts, caramel cream, minerals, and pepper
Smoothness Smoothness: Warming
Enjoy Enjoy: in cocktails, neat and on the rocks
Cocktail Cocktails: Irish Coffee, Whiskey and Soda, Whiskey Smash
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A nice snappy Irish blend that is sure to please.

The Producer or Importer

M.S. Walker Inc.

The Producer or  Importer
975 University Avenue
Norwood, MA 02062
USA
1 617-776-6700

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Irish Blended Whiskey

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Serve in a Glencairn Scotch Whisky Glass
Blended Irish Whiskey is a blend of malt and grain whiskies made with column stills.