Up until the launch of Crested Ten in 1963, Irish Distillers supplied all of their Whiskey in wooden casks to Whiskey Bonder “middlemen” who then bottled and labelled the whiskey for resale to wholesalers or retailers. Crested Ten was the first whiskey to be bottled at Bow Street Distillery.
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Crested Ten Irish Whiskey
Jameson Crested Ten is another great example of all that is best in a Two Pooka Whiskey.
Great Irish whiskey at a reasonable price but with something quite special and distinctive added to boot! Crested Ten is what the Pooka Scale is all about. Showing people how to progress with confidence beyond supermarket One Pooka Whiskey.
Crested Ten Tasting Notes
- Nose: Lots of sherry matching the spicy pot still with a hint of gingerbread.
- Taste: Full bodied mouth feel, nicely balanced by orchard fruit, wood char, pepper and cocoa.
- Finish: Spice fades to a sweet sherry after glow.
The new whiskey drinker or casual observer might look at the ingredients and makeup of Crested Ten and ask how is this different from ordinary Jameson? This, my friends is all about the art of whiskey blending where the balancing of blending and maturation leave science behind to become an art form. There are delicate nuances in Crested Ten awaiting discovery by a new whiskey drinker and that is why Crested Ten is a worthy recipient of a Two Pooka rating.
Crested Ten Irish Whiskey Fact File
Brand Name: Jameson
Name: Crested 10
Age Statement: None
Whiskey Type: Pot Still Whiskey and Small Batch Grain Whiskey Blend
Cask Type: Ex Bourbon Barrels and Sherry Butts.
Pooka Scale: 2 on the Pooka scale
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