Requested By 1901

The Liberator Inaugural Release Tawny Port Finish

Blended Malt

The Liberator // Ireland

Requested By 1901

community rating

4.75
4 out of 5 stars
( 2 )

The Liberator Inaugural Release Tawny Port Finish is the first release for Wayward Irish Spirits and the first release in its Liberator series, a finished whiskey collection. The Inaugural release Tawny Port Finish is a blended malt from different single malt distilleries in Ireland. The blend includes 25% 13 year-old single malt with the balance to be aged 4 years. It initially aged in first-fill ex-bourbon, then spend 9 months in the tawny port casks. Bottled at 46% ABV, only 700 bottles were produced.

  • age
    NAS
  • Cost
  • abv
    46.0
  • Blended Malt
    Comprised of malted whisk(e)y from two or more distilleries; aged in barrels; if Scotch or Irish, must be aged for at least three years.
  • Cask Type
    first-fill ex-bourbon barrels, finished in tawny port casks

Tasting Notes

"The aroma is of moderate intensity showcasing berry compote, toasted barley and a bit of orange peel along with some musty oak. The palate shows a medium body and a spicy bite. For those not wanting a particularly sweet and fruity whiskey, this one will do nicely. The tawny port finish doesn't overpower the malt whiskey. The finish is dry with a hint of smoke from the barrels. Finish is a bit hot for its 92 proof. Mellow it out with a splash of cool water or a large ice cube. "

Score 85

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