Tullamore Dew Xo Caribbean Rum Cask 700ml
he wonderful Tullamore D.E.W. has gone and finished its original blend of pot still, malt and grain Irish whiskeys in first fill Caribbean rum casks which previously held Demerara rum. As well as being a taste sensation, the expression pays tribute to the role that Irish immigrants played in the development of rum in the Caribbean back in the 17th century. Some history for you while you sip.
Nose: Cherry pie, lots of tropical mango and banana alongside buttery caramel, with sweet malt and rum spice.
Palate: Lemon curd, caramelised pineapple and brown sugar, with oak spice and lots of dried fruit.
Finish: Chewy orange sweeties, ripe banana drizzled with runny caramel, with a prickle of aromatic spice appearing on the finish.