Full Review

Irish Mist

Irish Mist
Honey Liqueur

Category: Honey Liqueur

Date Tasted:
Country: Ireland
Alcohol: 35%
85 Points
Silver Medal
Highly Recommended
$29

Irish Mist
Honey Liqueur

Category: Honey Liqueur

Date Tasted:
Country: Ireland
Alcohol: 35%
Golden amber color. Aromas and flavors of dark honey and fresh butter on toasted multigrain bread, artificial florals, baby powder, and brie/ soft white cheese with a syrupy, crisp, moderately sweet medium-to-full body and a medium finish with notes of mead with residual sugar, toasted oats, candied blood orange, and fruit cake. This liqueur would add to any cocktail that calls for a honey syrup.

Tasting Info

Spirits Glass Style: Juicy & Smooth
Aroma Aroma: dark honey and fresh butter on toasted multigrain bread, artificial florals, baby powder, and brie/ soft white cheese
Taste Flavor: Same as aromas with notes of mead with residual sugar, toasted oats, candied blood orange, and fruit cake
Smoothness Smoothness: Soft
Enjoy Enjoy: in cocktails and neat
Cocktail Cocktails: Amaretto Sour, Pimm's Cup
Bottom Line Bottom Line: This liqueur would add to any cocktail that calls for a honey syrup.

The Producer or Importer

Heaven Hill Brands

The Producer or  Importer
4500 Bowling Boulevard
Ste 300
Louisville, KY 40207
USA
1 502-348-3921

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Honey Liqueur

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Serve in a Copita
Honey liqueurs are made world-wide with a wide variety of alcohol bases. Eastern European varieties are often vodka-based, while many American whiskey-based ones have seen great success in recent years. These liqueur often contain other flavorings such as anise, cinnamon, or other herbs and spices. Consume these sweet elixirs in cocktails, after a meal, or even as a shooter.