Whiskey Of The Month – McConnell’s 5 Year Old Irish- Free Glass & Bag (while stocks last)

McConnell’s Story- First established in Belfast in 1776 McConnell’s were hugely successful for over 150 years. A series of industry changes and company misfortunes ultimately lead to the demise of J&J McConnell and the decline of Irish whiskey globally. Now McConnell’s is back and thriving again, with the new team completely committed to “restroting the Legend”.

Tasting Notes– Aged in handpicked ex-bourbon barrels, which adds a subtle sweetness and delicate oak aromas and light char on the finish. The nose has light citrus notes followed by spice and vanilla undertones. On the palate there are earthy notes accompanied by butterscotch and vanilla notes. With the finish being long with lingering ripe fruits followed by sweet spice and oak.