Spicy, honeyed, with a touch of perfumed oils, it is full-bodied and flavoursome.
The familiar taste of Ireland’s favourite whiskey is enhanced by long ageing to reveal a spicy complexity and additional velvet smoothness.
The velvet smoothness is finished with a distinguishing touch of gentle woodiness.
Ultimate Beverage Challenge 95 points - Molasses, malted grain, old leather and brown butter give way to fudge, honeysuckle, pipe tobacco and deep sherry-like spicy, nutty aromas. Wonderfully structured with honey-tinged almond and apricot coming forward before a smooth and gracious finish. (Apr 2014)
Powers 12 Year Old Special Reserve was launched in 2000. It retains the classic Powers’ spicy, honeyed, full-bodied flavour, enhanced and enriched by years of extra aging in carefully selected American oak barrels. It is best enjoyed neat or with a little water.