Redbreast 15 Year
Single Pot Still
Redbreast // Ireland
Like their 12 year, Redbreast 15 is produced in the Single Pot Still style. Unlike the 12, this is bottled at a higher proof of 46% abv. It is aged in a combination of Oloroso Sherry and Bourbon barrels and bottled un-chillfiltered.
Single Pot StillProduced in Ireland from a mash of unmalted and malted barley (30% each required) from one distillery. Traditionally, it is distilled three times in a pot still. Up to 5% of other grains allowed. Must be aged for at least three years.
Cask TypeOloroso Sherry & Bourbon barrels
"The nose is still filled with toast and honey, but this time there is a lemon bitterness as well. The wood spices also speak a little louder in the 15 year than in the 12 year with a pleasant bite at the finish."