Bushmills Rum Cask Reserve
Bushmills // The Old Bushmills Distillery, Ireland
The Steamship Collection is a series of Travel Retail exclusives from Bushmills, created in honor of the SS Bushmills Steamship built in 1890. This fourth edition is a triple-distilled single malt matured in first-fill Caribbean rum casks. Carrying no age statement, it is bottled at 40% ABV. Available in select Duty Free outlets worldwide.
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 Typefirst-fill Caribbean rum casks
"A rough day out at sea for the steamship. Though the vanilla and licorice flavors here are nice, there's a rough bitterness that's unpleasant and hard to shake. It does have some richness to it on the palate, brought by dark chocolate and cherry Tylenol. "