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Green Spot

Green Spot
Leoville Barton Single Pot Still Irish Whiskey

Category: Irish Single Pot Still Whiskey

Date Tasted:
Country: Ireland
Alcohol: 46%
93 Points
Gold Medal
Exceptional
$76

Green Spot
Leoville Barton Single Pot Still Irish Whiskey

Category: Irish Single Pot Still Whiskey

Date Tasted:
Country: Ireland
Alcohol: 46%
Gold color. Aromas and flavors of brown butter, yellow curry, naan, and strawberry shortcake with a round, crisp, dry medium body and a tingling, intriguing, medium-length finish with suggestions of brown butter and molasses on multigrain bread, grains of paradise, spicy mango chutney, and lemon pepper and cream. Exotic spices layered on sweet grains and fruits; a bit atypical but fascinating.

Tasting Info

Spirits Glass Style: Spicy & Complex
Aroma Aroma: brown butter, yellow curry, naan, and strawberry shortcake
Taste Flavor: Same as aromas with suggestions of brown butter and molasses on multigrain bread, grains of paradise, spicy mango chutney, and lemon pepper and cream
Smoothness Smoothness: Tingling
Finish Finish: Normal
Enjoy Enjoy: neat, on the rocks, with cigars and with drops of water
Bottom Line Bottom Line: Exotic spices layered on sweet grains and fruits; a bit atypical but fascinating.

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Irish Single Pot Still Whiskey

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Serve in a Glencairn Scotch Whisky Glass
Irish Single Pot Still Whiskey is an in Irish Whiskey made at a single distillery from a mixed mash of malted barley and unmalted barley in a single pot still. It is made with a minimum of 30% malted and 30% unmalted barley, and it is the use of the unmalted barley as well as the production resulting from a single distillery in a single pot that helps give it a distinct spiciness knows as ‘pot still character’; Irish Single Pot Still is also the only style of whiskey exclusively made in Ireland.