70cl // 46.0% ABV
The first release in Teeling’s Vintage Reserve range of limited edition single malt Irish whiskeys. Initially matured in Bourbon barrels, the Silver Reserve was finished in Sauternes wine casks, the first time this has ever been done with a Irish whiskey.
Limited to 5,000 bottles, this 21 Year Old 1991 Vintage will be followed by 25 Year Old and 30 Year Old releases. Containing some of the oldest Single Malt Irish whiskey ever bottled the Teeling Whiskey Company Vintage Reserve Collection allows you to savour and appreciate Irish whiskey at its finest. This Silver Reserve bottling consists of 21 Year Old Irish whiskey distilled in 1991 and matured firstly in Bourbon casks then allowed to marry in Sauterne wine casks to provide a truly unique Irish whiskey taste experience. Consisting of only hand selected casks chosen for their distinctive taste qualities this small batch bottling is limited to only 5,000 bottles.
Nose: Aromas of white grapes, cut grass, apricots and white chocolate.
Taste: Silky smooth, with flavours of fig jam, honey, apricots, white chocolate and crisp saltiness at the end to balance the sweetness off.
Finish: Long and mellow.
Best Irish Single Malt – 2014 – World Whiskies Awards
Irish Single Malt 21 Years and Over – 2014 – World Whiskies Award
Irish Single Malt – Ultra Premium – 2014 – The Irish Whisky Masters ( The Spirits Business)
Irish Single Malt – Super-Premium – 2013 – The Irish Whisky Masters (The Spirits Business)