Jameson Gold Reserve
Jameson // Ireland
Gold Reserve is comprised of three different pot still whiskeys and one grain whiskey. Of the pot still whiskeys, one is aged in virgin American oak for 8-10 years, one in ex-bourbon for 10-20 years, and one in ex-sherry for 10-12 years. The grain whiskey component is aged mainly in ex-bourbon with some virgin American oak in play.
BlendedComprised of both single malt(s) and single grain(s) often from many different distilleries; if Scotch or Irish must be aged for at least three years in oak barrels; Irish may include single pot still whiskey in the blend.
Cask Typevirgin American oak, ex-bourbon, ex-sherry
"The nose is full of rich honey and toasted barley. The virgin oak really influences this dram more than the sherry with notes of butterscotch, vanilla, and buttered Southern biscuits. The finish has a small dose of wood spices and tea. "