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The Midnight Silkie

The Midnight Silkie
Imperial Stout Cask-Finished Blended Irish Single Malt Whiskey

Category: Irish Single Malt Whiskey

Date Tasted:
Country: Ireland
Alcohol: 46%
87 Points
Silver Medal
Highly Recommended
$52

The Midnight Silkie
Imperial Stout Cask-Finished Blended Irish Single Malt Whiskey

Category: Irish Single Malt Whiskey

Date Tasted:
Country: Ireland
Alcohol: 46%
Medium gold color. Aromas and flavors of salted dark chocolate orange peel, dark chocolate pretzel, mocha, and butterscotch and nutmeg with a velvety, crisp, dry medium body and a peppery, interesting, medium-length finish with accents of chocolate and over roasted peanut butter, salt and white pepper, fresh roasted coffee, and apricot and nutmeg. Rich chocolate and nutty flavors and aromas shine.

Tasting Info

Spirits Glass Style: Crisp & Lively
Aroma Aroma: salted dark chocolate orange peel, dark chocolate pretzel, mocha, and butterscotch and nutmeg
Taste Flavor: Same as aromas with accents of chocolate and over roasted peanut butter, salt and white pepper, fresh roasted coffee, and apricot and nutmeg
Smoothness Smoothness: Peppery
Finish Finish: Normal
Enjoy Enjoy: neat, on the rocks, with cigars and with drops of water
Bottom Line Bottom Line: Rich chocolate and nutty flavors and aromas shine.

The Importer

Preiss Imports, LLC

The Importer
432 Maple Street, Suite 4
Ramona, CA 92065
USA
1 760-789-9000

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Irish Single Malt Whiskey

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Serve in a Glencairn Scotch Whisky Glass
Single malt Irish whiskeys, like their Scottish cousins, are whiskies that are only made with malted barley. They are usually triple distilled through both column and pot stills, although there are a few exclusively pot-distilled brands.