Bushmills 16 Year Single Malt
Bushmills // Ireland
Bushmills 16 is a triple-distilled single malt comprised of two different whiskeys. Both aged at least 16 years concurrently in bourbon, oloroso and port wine casks. They are then combined together in a port pipe for a further 6-9 months.
Single MaltDistilled in pot stills from 100% malted barley, produced at one distillery, aged in barrels; if Scotch or Irish, must be aged for at least three years.
Cask TypeEx-Bourbon, Ex-Spanish Oloroso Sherry & Ex-Port Pipe
"The fragrance on the nose is quite intense with dried fruit and nuts due to the wine finishes on most of the whiskey. Oatmeal raisin cookies, nuts, a dose of dark chocolate, these are all presented on a silver platter. There is an amiable amount of char smoke throughout the dram."