Bushmill's Distillery in Ireland is the world's oldest licensed distillery. It is smoother, lighter whiskey without the smokiness of scotch. From the Distiller: The cornerstone of our family, it's a blend of our own triple-distilled malt whiskey with a lighter Irish grain whiskey. Making is an approachable whiskey with a rich, warming taste of fresh fruit and vanilla.
Nose: Light and fruity with spicy aroma. Vanilla note, developing into vanilla ice cream and creme brulee.
Taste: Gently warming mouth-coating texture. A touch of honey sweetness.
Finish: Crisp, fresh finish. with a touch of spice.
FROM TASTINGS.COM: Old gold color. Dried peach, golden raisin, fig, praline, and spicy cocoa aromas. A soft, silky entry leads to a dryish medium body of creamy vanilla, maple on porridge, and dried fruit flavors. Finishes with a smooth, delicately spicy, melted toffee fade. A fine sipper. (tasted on Apr-23-2008)