With a heritage rooted in authenticity and quality, Bushmills Irish Whiskey is produced, aged and bottled at Ireland’s oldest working distillery in the village of Bushmills in County Antrim on the far north coast of Ireland. The Old Bushmills Distillery uses 100% malt barley to make triple distilled malt whiskey, which is what creates the rich, mellow and distinct flavour that is the house style.
Bushmills 16 Year Old is the first Bushmills Whiskey to achieve a Pooka 3 rating.Two whiskeys are matured for 16 years‚ one in a bourbon barrel and the other in sherry‚ and then they are married together in a sweet port infused cask for another 9 months. The three wood maturation yields a rich and complex flavour.
Bushmills Malt 16 Year Old Whiskey Tasting Notes
- Nose: A gentle nose with vanilla and nutty marzipan like sweetness.
- Taste: The nose flavours carry through to the first tasting with richer characteristic Bushmills honey tones coming through as you savour the warm mouth feel.
- Finish: Rich Plummy after taste not unlike a Chateau Neuf de Pape from 9 months final maturation in port pipes.
Once you add Bushmills 16 Year Old to your collection, you can start thinking of your self as a Bushmills aficionado. This could be your first serious Irish Whiskey and should only really be tasted and enjoyed neat or with a small drop of water to open up and release further enjoyment. Definitely not for wasting with ice and mixers!
Bushmills Malt 16 Year Old Whiskey Fact File
Brand Name: Bushmills
Name: Malt 16 Year Old Whiskey
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Pooka Scale: Three on the Pooka Scale
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Bushmills 16 Year Old Single Malt Whiskey
Once you add Bushmills 16 Year Old to your collection, you can start thinking of yourself as a Bushmills aficionado. This could be your first serious Irish Whiskey and should only really be tasted and enjoyed neat or with a small drop of water to open up and release further enjoyment. Definitely not for wasting with ice and mixers!
BUSHMILLS MALT – 16 ANS (Irlande-Whisky-Divers-0,7L)
Also known as three wood Bushmills, as it’s a master blend of Whiskeys that have been aged in wood from Bourbon, Sherry and Port. This is a serious Three Pooka rated Irish Whiskey definitely a very special purcahse to enhance your personal Irish Whiskey collection. Pair with dark chocolate or port chocolate liquers for a very special after dinner experience.
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BUSHMILLS Irish Whiskey is hand crafted in small batches for a smooth taste at Ireland’s oldest working distillery, in Bushmills, Co. Antrim, Northern Ireland. The Old Bushmills Distillery’s portfolio includes seven award-winning variants: BUSHMILLS, BUSHMILLS BLACK BUSH™, BUSHMILLS 10 Year Old Single Malt, BUSHMILLS 16 Year Old Single Malt, BUSHMILLS 21 Year Old Single Malt, an anniversary edition, BUSHMILLS 1608 and BUSHMILLS Irish Honey Spirit Drink.